[Image: Roman Temple]
[Image: The Colosseum]

Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies


Bath & the Cotswolds 2012

The Roman Society held a Spring Meeting over the May bank holiday weekend, visiting a number of sites in Bath, Cirencester and the Cotswolds.  The Society is very grateful to Stephen Clews for organising the trip, and to members of the Society who gave talks and led the site visits: 

Stephen Bird, Susan Fox and Stephen Clews at the Roman Baths.

Neil Holbrook (CEO, Cotswold Archaeology) who gave a talk about the Trust and commercial archaeology at a number of local sites.  Neil also led the visit to Cirencester Roman Wall and Great Witcombe Roman Villa.

Richard Reece and Stephen Clews at Cirencester Roman amphitheatre.

Amanda Hart, Curator of the Corinium Museum.

Paul Booth at North Leigh Roman Villa.

Simon Esmonde Cleary at Chedworth Roman Villa.

Friday 4 May: Roman Baths at Bath

Tours of the Baths & Museum
Tours of the Baths & Museum
Tours of the Baths & Museum
Cllr Edwards (Chair of Bath & North East Somerset Council) (centre) and Philip Kay (Treasurer SPRS) (right)

Saturday 5 May: Cotswold Archaeological Trust, Kemble

Cirencester Roman Wall

Cirencester Roman amphitheatre

Stephen Clews & Richard Reece

Great Witcombe Roman Villa

Neil Holbrook leads the site visit

Corinium Museum

Stephen Clews, Cllr Birth, Philip Kay, Amanda Hart (Museum Curator)

Cirencester Agricultural College, Dinner

Sunday 6 May: North Leigh Roman Villa

Northleach, Lunch

Chedworth Roman Villa

Simon Esmonde Cleary leads the site visit
Stephen Clews & Simon Esmonde Cleary