The Roman Finds Group Spring Conference 2017 Verulamium and the Romano-British South East Conference Schedule

Friday 21st April

10.00          Registration (with tea and coffee)

10.30          Welcome

Session 1 – Verulamium and surrounds

10.40          Verulamium Revealed: recent geophysical surveys of the Roman town Kris Lockyear

11.10          How Hertfordshire joined the Roman Empire Isobel Thompson

11.40          The Sandridge hoard David Thorold

12.10          Finds from sacred places in the landscape around the Romano-British town at Baldock, Hertfordshire Gill Burleigh

12.40          AGM - Lunch

Session 2 – the Romano-British Southeast

14.10          ‘The Wight Stuff’: Assessing the potential of late Iron Age and Roman period PAS data from the Isle of Wight Stephanie Smith

14.40          The Beginning of the End of Roman Britain – Probably…? But the End…? Probably Not…the Story of a Byzantine Coin Simon West

15.10          A New Spin on Roman Slingshot from Britain John H Reid

15.40          Tea, coffee and biscuits

Session 3 - Small Finds, Short Papers

16.10          Priestly regalia in Roman south-east Britain. Biographies of use and depositional practices Alessandra Esposito

16.20          Putting faces to names Frances McIntosh

16.30          Grave goods and ritual deposition from The Goodmans Care Home and Epsom College sites, Ewell, Surrey Chris Faine

16.45          Closing remarks and departure


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