Useful Resources


Council for British Archaeology:

Historic England :
(Some really good information and on-line publications; type in 'Archaeology' in the search box and go from there.)

British Archaeological Jobs and Resources (BAJR) Guides:
(A wide range of Field Archaeology guides)

Through the Ages

The Prehistoric Society:

The Association for Roman Archaeology:

The Society for Medieval Archaeology:

The Society for Post-Medieval Archaeology:

Our Close Neighbours

The Bristol & Gloucestershire Archaeological Society (BGAS):

Gloucestershire Archaeology:

Forest of Dean Local History Society:

Dean Heritage Centre:


Gloucestershire County Council (Archaeology):
(Includes comprehensive reports on Gloucestershire including the Forest of Dean.)

BGAS Transactions:

Heritage Gateway:

Archaeology Data Service:
(Can be difficult to find your away around but worth the effort.)

British History Online:

The National Library of Scotland:
(The best site for historical maps for Scotland and England.)

Portable Antiquities Scheme:

Gloucester Pottery Fabric Type Series:

Worcestershire Ceramics Online Database:

DAG Research Documents (Free downloads)

DAG Castle Sites Survey 2000/1:
DAG Castle Sites Survey 2000-1

DAG Deserted Settlement Survey 1998:
DAG Deserted Settlement Survey 1998

DAG Moated Sites Survey 1998:
DAG Moated Sites Survey 1998