West Norfolk and Kings Lynn Archaeological Society
WNKLAS, 2 Pine Road, South Wootton, King's Lynn, PE30 3JP
Tel: 01553 671239
Email - Clive Bond
Email - Ian Iosson
Miriam is the treasurer for the society.
Email - Mim Neal
Email - Kevin Elfleet
Email - Bill Howard
- Ian Iosson - Finds Officer email
- Vacant - Museum Officer
The society would like to record its thanks to Lindsey Bavin for her work as Museum's Officer and also to John Smallwood's continuing work and support for so many years.
Dr. Julian Litten; Paul Markillie; John Smallwood; Mike Brown and Graham Sampson
The society is keen to recruit new active committee members to help with Society business and with project delivery.
Northern Journeys: Medieval Anglo-Norwegian Trade, in Good Times and Bad (17th April 2018)
Dr. James Barrett, Reader in Medieval Archaeology and Leverhulme Major Research Fellow at Cambridge University.
The program of lectures for the next season can now be found under the 'Lectures' tab above.
Starting in May the society will be working with the council to deliver a programme of community archaeology in the Gaywood area. Let Clive know if and when you will be able to help in supporting local people explore the history of their area.
Special Public Lecture (with cheese and wine)
Dr Clive J Bond will be taking about Seahenge which was discovered ten years ago. The lecture is to raise money for the RNLI, and is at King's Lynn Town Hall on Friday, 27th April, at 6pm. Tickets are for sale at the Custom House, Lynn, or the RNLI Hunstanton shop, Old Hunstanton beach.
WNKLAS In The News
The society has been in the local Newspapers recently in coverage of the conference to celebrate our 50year anniversary and also the presentation to John Smallwood one of the founders.
Society Conference (25th November 2017)
Was held at Marriott's Warehouse Trust on Saturday 25th November. The subject was 'Women in the Archaeology and History of West Norfolk: Female Voices Across Time'.
King John's Treasure
The society's investigation of a local farm contributed to a programme made for US television as part of the Expidition Unknown series. This systematic survey of an area that was a likely route for the Royal Treasure was also the subject of a recent lecture evening.