The Bluffers Guide to all you need to know about Saxon, Medieval and Post Med pottery – EVENT FULLY BOOKED

The ideal hands-on introduction to post-Roman pottery with Lorraine Mepham of Wessex Archaeology

Date:Sat, 18 November 2017
Pricing:Members £25, Non-Members £30
Time:10am for 10.30am start to approximately 4pm
Contact:General enquiries to Andy Manning -

Back by popular demand, this expert led study day by Lorraine Mepham of Wessex Archaeology provides hands-on training to identify the characteristics of the many varied types of post-Roman pottery.  Whether for general interest or for a specific purpose, knowledge gained on this study day is an invaluable asset.

The day begins with a lecture followed by plenty of time spent in the laboratory examining and learning to identify post-Roman pottery. Lorraine provides samples of Anglo Saxon, Medieval, Post Medieval and Industrial wares, so there are plenty of opportunities to acquire new skills.

We recommend you bring a packed lunch.  Tea and coffee will be provided.

Meeting point:  Wessex Archaeology, Portway House, Old Sarum Park, Salisbury, SP4 6EB


See ‘Bookings’ instructions below for details on how to book this event.


Medieval Pottery


Each event can be booked online. Once we receive your initial booking we will check the available spaces and send you a confirmation email (this may take a day or two). Book online here

If you are unable to book online then you should contact our Events Secretary at , giving your name, contact telephone number and email address together with your choice of events you wish to book. It is important you let us know how many member and/or non-member places you require for each event.


Please do not pay until you have received a confirmation email from our Secretary. If you have access to internet banking then after you have made a booking and received your confirmation it is easiest to pay CBA Wessex by direct payment to Sort code 20-75-01 Account number 43040208. You MUST quote your surname and event date(s) in the payment reference field in order that we can match your payment to your booking(s).

If you are unable to pay through internet banking then you should make a cheque payable to CBA Wessex and send it to our Treasurer at 8 Newstead Court, 41 Newstead Road, Bournemouth BH6 3HL. Please accompany your cheque with a note to let our Treasurer know who you are and the date of the event(s) you are paying for, also whether you booked online or through our Events Secretary.

It is OK to make one payment for multiple bookings. We simply need to know what your payment is for in order that we can match it against your booking(s). Unfortunately your booking is not confirmed until payment has been received by CBA Wessex.