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Viewing swaag.org website implies consent to set cookies on your computer. Full details Swaledale and Arkengarthdale Archaeology Group
Registered Charitable Incorporated Organisation Number 1155775
SWAAG Honorary President:
Tim Laurie FSA
SWAAG Activities
Enquires: Use the contact details in the table below if present, or the Contact page or email info@swaag.org.
More information of SWAAG excavations can be read here.       
The Swaledale Big Dig events can be read here
13 Events listed. Last updated on: 02/12/2014
 DATE ACTIVITY DETAILS CONTACT WHERE
 5th December, 2014 SWAAG Christmas Dinner We will hold the SWAAG Christmas dinner on Friday 5 December (drinks from 7 p.m.) at The Burgoyne Hotel, Reeth. The Burgoyne have kindly agreed to keep the price for a 3-course meal to £23, as last year. Drinks charged separately. All members and their spouses/partners/loved ones/other euphemisms are welcome. Please let Shirley Gale know if you can make it (bobnshirley@swaledale.org or 01748-884779). Sooner would be good so that we can book up as much of the dining room as possible. Menus will circulate in early autumn.  Shirley Burgoyne Hotel, Reeth
 9th December 2014 Evening Meeting Join us of an informal evening. Jabz Cave - Ric will read seasonal snippets from the life and letters of Jabez Raisbeck of Reeth (1827-1894). Mike Keenan will explore his work on Oasis, an online archaeology data base David Brooks, david@swaag.org Buck Hotel Reeth, 7pm
 1st January 2015 (TBC) Tim's Walks (Members only) Horse Pasture Wood, (subject to access permission), Doll Gill Plantation, Birks End and return by Low Lane to Low Whita. A rich archaeological landscape full of interest. This walk is subject to confirmation. David Brooks, david@swaag.org Swaledale. Meet at Scabba Wath, Low Whita Roadside Parking at SE006984, 10am
 3rd and 4th January 2015 Big Dig Surveying Come and help survey the remains of a possible deserted medieval village in the fields in Fremington. Experience is not needed and all training and equipment will be provided. 10am to 4pm, weather permitting. David Brooks, davidofpreston@gmail.com Meet Fremington Sunday School, 10am
 8th and 9th January 2015 Big Dig Surveying Come and help survey the remains of a possible deserted medieval village in the fields in Fremington. Experience is not needed and all training and equipment will be provided. 10am to 4pm, weather permitting. David Brooks, davidofpreston@gmail.com Meet Fremington Sunday School, 10am
 22 January 2015 Tim's Walks (Members only) Carperby Moor. A rich landscape of sites of all periods. David Brooks, david@swaag.org Wensleydale. Meet at Carperby Village Hall, 10am
 5th February, 2015 Tim's Walks (Members only) Settlement and field system above Great Rowleth Wood. Prehistoric sites on Low Row pasture. Linear settlement of long houses above Lodge Green- Gunnar’s Saetre perhaps? David Brooks, david@swaag.org Swaledale. Park and meet at Gunnerside, 10am
 5th March, 2015 Tim's Walks (Members only) Walk through Clapgate Gill to visit the Deserted medieval Settlment at Low Feldom. Returning through Marske Beck via Cordilleras and preconquest settlement below Dicky Edge David Brooks, david@swaag.org Swaledale. Meet at Marske, 10am
 10th March 2015 Date for your diary Mr Steve Sherlock one of the archaeologists working on the A1 road expansion, will give a presentation entitled "The Archaeology if the A1 road scheme in North Yorkshire." Further details nearer the time. David Brooks, davidofpreston@gmail.com Details to be posted in due course
 9th April, 2015 Tim's Walks (Members only) Drive then to park on the roadside near Whitrow Farm and walk to the recently recognised high level prehistoric settlement on Harland Hill. David Brooks, david@swaag.org Wensleydale. Meet at West Burton Village Green. 10am
 16th and 17th May 2015 Big Dig Test Pit digging. This is a date for your diary. Details will be announced nearer the time. bigdig@swaag.org to be arranged
 20th and 21st June 2015 Big Dig  Test Pit digging. This is a date for your diary. Details will be announced nearer the time. bigdig@swaag.org to be arranged
 18th and 19th July 2015 Big Dig  Test Pit digging. This is a date for your diary. Details will be announced nearer the time. bigdig@swaag.org to be arranged