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Please follow this link to read Timandra French’s moving tribute to Nigel Macpherson-Grant, whose passing we recently announced: https://theisleofthanetnews.com/2020/06/16/remembering-truly-unique-beautiful-soul-and-thanet-archaeology-pioneer-nigel-macpherson-grant/

NIGEL MACPHERSON-GRANT PRESIDENT OF IOTAS JUNE 2019 TO MAY 2020 With great sadness, IOTAS has to let you know that our President of just under a year, Nigel Macpherson-Grant, passed away in 23 May 2020. We were so pleased and … Continue reading

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IOTAS UPDATE!

COVID-19: Latest NewsUnfortunately, the world is rather upside down at the moment, and in common with most other organisations and services, IOTAS is unable to bring you its normal service. Currently we are unable to host live talks and outings, … Continue reading

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LOCAL FOLLOWERS – BOOKS AND MAGAZINES FOR SALE!

IOTAS has a wide selection of Current Archaeology, World Archaeology and Ancient Egypt magazines for sale, as well as a number of books on Archaeology which may interest you. If you are interested, please message us via this page or … Continue reading

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Lidar Map of England

A new link has been added to our links page, a Lidar map of England. Lidar is one of the newest scanning techniques used by archaeologists. An article from the Guardian helps to explain why Lidar is such a useful tool.

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New Link Added – England’s Places

One of the most well-known collections in the Historic England Archive, the Architectural Red Box Collection, has now been scanned and made available online. The collection consists of over 600,000 photographic prints taken of cities, towns and villages around England, … Continue reading

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Investigating Caesar’s Camp?

Several IOTAS members took part in a dig in October 2016 to find the site of a Camp from the first Roman invasion of Britain.  Andrew Mayfield, Community Archaeology Liaison Officer for Kent was leading this dig, which followed some … Continue reading

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Latest News

If you join IOTAS you can take part in activities such as finds processing and geophysing, as well as enjoying all the talks and visits to places of interest.  To join, visit the Membership Page and follow the link to … Continue reading

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What’s On?

Keep an eye on our updated What’s On page now to see what talks and activities we have lined up for the year ahead! Our new committee can also be found here. Please feel free to contact us if you have any … Continue reading

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