The Society for Post-Medieval Archaeology

The Society for Post-Medieval Archaeology is Europe’s leading society for the study and promotion of historical archaeology. The SPMA was founded in 1966 with the aim of promoting the archaeology of late medieval to industrial society in Britain, Europe and those countries influenced by European colonialism. The Society now covers the archaeology of the period up to the present day. To achieve this aim the Society publishes the triannual journal Post-Medieval Archaeology, and a twice yearly newsletter, as well as regular monographs, and holds conferences and meetings.

About the Society

News

Audrey Horning awarded 2014 James Mooney Award

Thursday 16 April 2015

Prof Audrey Horning, SPMA’s Monographs Editor, has been awarded the 2014 James Mooney Award for best anthropological book on the South and Southerners.

Publications

West Country Households, 1500-1700

West Country Households, 1500-1700

Edited by John Allan, Nat Alcock, and David Dawson

This volume presents a number of essays on work into the material culture of households in the early modern West Country.

The Post-Medieval Archaeology Journal

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