Welcome to the
Ingleborough Archaeology Group website

Members enjoying our pottery workshop funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund as part of our Top Cow Pasture Project. The workshop was run by Chris Howard-Davis , Finds Manager, Oxford Archaeology North.

Our next illustrated talk is on

Monday 15th December

Two for the price of one!!

Drystone walls that walk:
a sign of old age

Mike Slater

Where are the Medieval buildings?

Alison Armstrong

Both Mike and Alison are long standing members of the group and they will be updating us on their own personal fields of research. The meeting will be followed by seasonal drinks and mince pies!

7.30pm at the Ingleborough Community Centre
Non members welcome

Non members £2.50
Members £1.50

Please click here to see a full list of our 2015 talks & walks



Practical Activities

Reports & Publications


Contact us


Latest news:

Click here for details of our Animal Bones Workshop
in February

Congratulations to our chairman - David Johnson - who has received a Highly Commended Marsh Award for Community Archaeologist of the Year - sponsored by the CBA.

Long Preston Heritage Group are looking for volunteers to help with their Big Dig. Click here for more information.

To read about our Top Cow Pasture Project and for a link to the daily blog of our recent excavation click here

See the first reports and spreadsheets from our ongoing Scales Moor survey here. Recently added: Enclosures and Water Features.

Just published - Medieval Studies in the Yorkshire Dales edited by Roger Martlew
Click here for details

Click here to see a list of our Practical Activities for 2014

Click here to read a brief interim report on our 2013 excavations

Hot off the press - a new publication by Yvonne Luke - Neolithic Long Mounds of the Yorkshire Dales. Click here for details of how to get your copy.

The results of our survey of the north west flanks of Ingleborough can now be viewed on-line. Click here to see the spreadsheet, plans, photographs and members essays.