Current Programme

2017 / 2018




Tuesday 19th September 2017

Roman Roads in Egypt

Dr Birgitta Hoffmann (ManCENT)

Tuesday 17th October 2017

Romans in the North West - New discoveries

Dr Mike Nevell (The University of Salford)

Tuesday 21st November 2017

Lucie Duff Gordan and the Temple of Luxor

Pip Rance

Tuesday 19th December 2017

The Story of the Pretoria Pit Disaster

Alan Davis (Local Historian)

Tuesday 16th January 2018

3D Scanning and Reproduction of Travellers Graffiti at Egyptian Sites

Lee McStein (The Monuments Men)

Tuesday 20th February 2018

The Bolton Massacre, Civil Wars in Lancashire 1642-1651

Dave Casserley (Silver School of Arms)

Tuesday 20th March 2018

Howard Carter: You Who Love Thebes - biography of Howard Carter from birth to 1914

Claire Ollett (The University of Liverpool)

Tuesday 17th April 2018

The Staffordshire Hoard and its Conservation

Lizzie Miller (Conservator, The Staffordshire Hoard)

Tuesday 15th May 2018

Same-sex Desire in Ancient Egypt

Dr Roland Enmarch (The University of Liverpool)

Tuesday 19th June 2018

The Heart of Neolithic Orkney: Excavations at the Ness of Brodgar

Mai Walker (Archaeological Supervisor: Ness of Brodgar)


We meet at:

Friends' Meeting house, siverwell Street, Bolton, BL1 1PP


Bolton Archaeology and Egyptology Society are a local interest group that aims to generate enthusiasm in these fantastic subjects.

We meet once a month for lectures on a variety of topics.

Everyone is welcome!

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