Yorkshire Archaeological & Historical Society News     


Yorkshire and Waterloo

A joint Day School to be held by the Yorkshire Archaeology Society and the School of History, University of Leeds on the 6th June 2015 10am - 4.15pm in Lecture Room LG10, Michael Sadler Building, University of Leeds.

In the 200th year of the Battle of Waterloo, this joint Day School will explore aspects of the Battle and its aftermath from a Yorkshire perspective. There will also be the opportunity to view original documents from the archive collections of the Yorkshire Archaeological Society which will in future be housed at the University of Leeds.

Speakers will be :

  • Sylvia Thomas (President Yorkshire Archaeological & Historical Society)
  • Paul Brunyee (Waterloo200)
  • John Spencer (Bankfield Museum, Halifax)
  • Dr Kevin Linch (University of Leeds)
  • Professor Malcolm Chase (University of Leeds)
Cost (includes refreshments but not lunch); Adults 15, Students 7.50

Details & Booking form. (zipped pdf file 215kb)