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Cheshire Hoards and Romano British Conference

February 27, 2016 @ 10:00 pm


The Cheshire Hoards and the Romano-British North West Conference at the Museum of Liverpool, Saturday 27 February 2016, 10am – 5pm FREE ENTRY

10am – Registration and refreshments

10.20am Welcome
Liz Stewart – Curator of Archaeology, Museum of Liverpool

10.30am The Malpas Hoard and the flight of Caratacus
Sam Moorhead – National Finds Adviser for Iron Age and Roman Coins, PAS, British Museum

11am A Cheshire Treasure: The Knutsford Hoard
Vanessa Oakden – Finds Liaison Officer Cheshire, Greater Manchester and Merseyside

11.30am The Brindle hoard of late Roman nummi at the Harris Museum, Preston
Matt Ball – Numismatic Consultant for Museum Development North West

12noon Discussion: Roman Hoards of the North West

12.30pm Lunch

1.30pm Rings and jewels in Roman hoards: the Knutsford finger rings in context
Ian Marshman – Education and Outreach Officer, Heritage Lincolnshire

2pm The Wirral Brooch; a regional, rural Roman brooch
Frances McIntosh – Curator of Roman Collections, English Heritage

2.30pm Discussion: Romano-British jewellery finds

3pm Break

3.15pm Contextualising the Malpas and Knutsford Hoards: evidence from excavated Roman rural sites
Tom Brindle – Research Fellow, University of Reading

3.45pm Irby, Court Farm and Burton: excavations on three Roman rural settlements
Mark Adams

4.15pm Discussion: Romano-British North West

4.45pm Close


February 27, 2016
10:00 pm


Museum of Liverpool


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