Saxons and Vikings in Devon and Somerset

15.10.17 Strode Theatre, Street, Somerset

A fascinating one day conference exploring the exciting period when Saxons and Vikings fought for dominance, but also lived and traded together.

In the morning session four papers will explore the archaeological evidence for the Saxons and Vikings in Devon and Somerset. In the afternoon three papers will take a broader view of the complex issues of power, religion, ethnicity and identity in Anglo-Scandinavian England.

Books will be on sale in the breaks. Optional visit to Saxon longhall at Avalon Marshes Centre at end of the day. £20 including buffet lunch and tea and coffee. Concessions £17. Book through Strode Theatre (prebooking is essential as no tickets on the day) 01458 442846.

Please see the flyer for more information.

Chartered Institute for Archaeologists
Power Steele Building, Wessex Hall
Whiteknights Road, Earley,
Reading RG6 6DE

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