Monthly Archives: November 2012

Monday 10th December 2012: ‘Surviving the Inca Trail with a look at some archaeological sites on the way’, a talk by our Chairman, Diane Burleigh.

This is the Members’ Christmas evening and will be accompanied by wine, soft drinks, cheese & nibbles, plus (maybe) a quiz with an archaeological theme.

Venue: Letchworth Free Church, Norton Way South, SG6 1NX (on the corner of Gernon Rd), 8 p.m.

2012/13 Subscriptions became due on 1st June 2012. Please renew now. The Society cannot continue to function without all members’ subscriptions. In particular, lecturers fees and expenses and hall hire has to come from subscriptions. Lack of sufficient income from subscriptions may result in fewer lectures. It’s up to us members.

Outstanding subscriptions may be paid in person at any meeting when membership cards can usually be issued also. Otherwise subscription cheques may be posted to Diane Burleigh, NHAS, 10 Cromwell Way, Pirton, Hitchin, Herts SG5 3RD.

Adult £15, Family £20, Concessions (over 65, under 16), £8.

Non-members are welcome at any of our meetings. There will be a charge of £3 for entry.

Please renew your subscription otherwise you may be removed from our membership and circulation lists.

Thank you.

Thursday 15th November 2012: ‘Further results from the archaeological test pitting in Pirton village, 2007-2012’, a presentation by Gil Burleigh.

This will reveal more details of the finds and features from individual test pits than was possible in Carenza Lewis’s talk in November 2011, and will bring results up to date.

Location: Methodist Chapel, High Street, Pirton, 8pm. Doors open 7.30pm. Entry £3 per person. All profits to the Pirton Landscape History Project.