East Lothian Council

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Edinburgh, Lothians and Borders Archaeology Conference 2015

Engaging the public with regular tours of the archaeological work

Saturday November 21, 2015

9:00am - 4:45pm

Queen Margaret University, Musselburgh

This annual conference is organised by City of Edinburgh Council, East Lothian Council and Scottish Borders Council.  It provides an important opportunity to hear and discuss first hand accounts of the archaeological fieldwork and research being undertaken in Edinburgh, East Lothian, Midlothian, and the Scottish Borders.

The conference programme will be posted here in summer 2015.

Abstracts from the 2014 conference are available to download here.

For the first time in 2014, the talks were filmed and have been made available online (apologies for the poor sound quality):

The Search for Bridgend Medieval Royal Chapel

Below the Brewery: Medieval industry in the heart of Edinburgh

Recent excavations and community engagement at Tantallon Castle.

The Princess, the Slave and the Weaver 

Bringing Eyemouth Fort into the 21st century: co-creation and interpretation.

Leith Fort Rediscovered

Hidden history of the Scottish Borders: community archaeology in Glenrath, Peeblesshire. 

Dark goings on at Cramond!

Picture this! Recent archaeological visualisation on Scotland’s national forest estate


Archaeology Services, John Muir House, Haddington, East Lothian, EH41 3HA

Telephone: 01620 827039

East Lothian Council, John Muir House Brewery Park Haddington East Lothian EH41 3HA.