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2017 Review

 TALKS Once again we enjoyed a fascinating mix of talks on a wide variety of subjects. We started the year with a talk from Northern Archaeological Associates on the recent archaeological excavations as part of the A1...

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Friends of Roman Aldborough Privacy Policy

The Friends of Roman Aldborough (FORA) wishes to protect the privacy of our members and supporters and to treat the information you give us with care.

This policy explains how we collect, store and use personal information you give to us. We wish to be clear about why we need to collect your personal information and what we are going to use it for.

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The Aldborough Mosaics

Having conducted extensive research on mosaics throughout the world Will Wootton, lecturer in Roman Art at King’s College, London kindly agreed to journey north and share some of his extensive knowledge with the Friends of Roman Aldborough.

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Upcoming Events

all-day Visit to Thwing and Rudston – Ro...
Visit to Thwing and Rudston – Ro...
May 12 all-day
The Yorkshire Wolds are rich in archaeology, from prehistoric barrows to Roman villas. This focus of this trip will be the area around the Gypsy Race: Rudston (the Neolithic landscape including the monolith and cursus,[...]
2:30 pm Eagles and Wolves: Roman Soldier...
Eagles and Wolves: Roman Soldier...
May 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Eagles and Wolves: Roman Soldiers in Peace and War, Prof Simon James, University of Leicester @ Aldborough Village Hall | Aldborough | England | United Kingdom
Simon James is senior lecturer in archaeology at the University of Leicester. He read archaeology at the London Institute of Archaeology, where he also took his PhD. He moved to the British Museum, first as[...]
all-day Visit to Corbridge Roman Town an...
Visit to Corbridge Roman Town an...
Jul 17 all-day
Walk down the once bustling Roman High Street which runs from east to west through the town. This street once ran all the way to Carlisle forming part of the Roman road known as the[...]
all-day Visit to York Minster’s Stoneyar...
Visit to York Minster’s Stoneyar...
Oct 2 all-day
Following the success of the Stone Day at Aldborough Roman site in August, we will be paying a visit to the Minster Stoneyard where we will find out more about the fascinating work of the[...]