Published: Saturday, 06 February 2016 13:25
By Iain Ross Wallace
Having come to archaeology rather late in life, I have just completed a degree at Glasgow and am about to embark on a Research Masters, examining the stonemason’s marks of buildings in the early medieval period.
Read more: Leaving your mark on history
Published: Monday, 05 October 2015 12:32
Scotland Street School Museum | Sunday, 8th November, 2015 | 1.00pm – 2.45pm
Scotland Street Museum is a museum of school education.
Read more: First Winter Excursion 2015: Scotland Street School Museum
Published: Saturday, 29 August 2015 13:41
In just under three years time GAS will be celebrating its sesquicentennial: one hundred and fifty years of lectures, publications and excursions. The Council is looking at a number of ways of celebrating this anniversary (e.g. a themed lectures series, excursions, special publications, an exhibition) and has begun to organise and prepare for the proposed events, though they are only possibilities at present.
Read more: GAS Birthday Celebrations
Published: Saturday, 06 February 2016 13:10
GAS and ACFA members are invited to participate in survey sessions for the Stonemasons' Marks Research Project.
The research project aims to record stonemasons’ marks on the medieval castles and churches of Scotland, and work is now well underway. The next survey sessions for Glasgow Cathedral are scheduled for:
Read more: Fieldwork Opportunity – Stonemasons Marks Research Project
Published: Thursday, 10 September 2015 17:31
At the Annual General Meeting in April 2015 the President’s Award was presented jointly to John MacDonald and Scott Wood.
Read more: President's Award 2015
Published: Friday, 28 August 2015 14:54
Image by Elena Gabrielli
Kelvingrove Museum & Art Gallery | Saturday, August 29th, 2015 | 11am-3pm | FREE
The Treasure Trove Unit, from the National Museums of Scotland, will be hosting a Treasure Trove Finds Day at Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum on Saturday, August 29th, 2015 from 11am until 3pm.
Read more: Treasure Trove Finds Day at Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum