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David Williams Memorial Conference @DW1Conference

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Surrey History Centre

130 Goldsworth Road

Woking

GU21 6ND

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A conference in honour of former Surrey Finds Liaison Officer David Wynn Williams, to be held on 9th February 2019, Surrey History Centre.

Programme:

10:00pm Registration and Coffee

10:15pm Dot Boughton (former Finds Liaison Officer, Lancashire and Cumbria): Welcome

10:20-10:45pm Rob Webley (Portable Antiquities Scheme) and Peter Reavill (Finds Liaison Officer, Herefordshire & Shropshire): New adventures in 11th century horse equipment

10:45-11:10pm Kayt Hawkins (Surrey County Archaeological Unit): Lost and Found: Recognising identity through medieval seal matrices

11:10-11:40pm Annemarieke Willemsen (Rijksmuseum van Oudheden): The leather for the frame: From David’s purse bars to excavated, preserved and depicted medieval purses

11:40-12pm Emma Corke (Surrey Archaeological Society): David Wynn Williams: Illustrating the past

12pm Questions/Discussion

12:15–1:15pm Lunch – please make own lunch provision. During lunch there is an opportunity to view some of David’s illustrations and art work, and finds by local detectorist groups recorded by David through the Portable Antiquities Scheme (PAS).

1:20-1:45pm Alex Egginton (Surrey County Council): Portable Antiquities Scheme contributions to Surrey's Archaeological Record

1:45-2:10pm Rob Briggs (Surrey County Council): What has the Portable Antiquities Scheme told us about early medieval Surrey (5th to 9th centuries CE)?

2:10-2:35pm Ben Jervis (University of Cardiff): The Material Culture of English Medieval Rural Households: Understanding the values and possessions of ordinary medieval folk

2:35-2:45pm Questions

2:45-3:10pm Break

3:10-3:35pm David Higgins (National Clay Pipe Archive): Coins and tokens with clay tobacco pipe countermarks

3:35-3:55pm James Mather (Metal Detectorist): The Discovery and Excavation of The Watlington Hoard

3:55-4:15pm Simon Maslin (Finds Liaison Officer, Surrey): The Portable Antiquities Scheme in Surrey: 2018

4:15–4:30pm Round up of day






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