The Sussex Archaeological Collections Go Digital!

Volumes 1-136 of the Sussex Archaeological Collections (SAC) are now available to view on the Archaeology Data Services (ADS) . Thanks to the work of an incredible team of Digital Volunteers and the Archaeology Data Services (ADS), this now gives … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorised on June 29, 2021

Celebrating 175 years of the Society

“The first meeting which defined the objects and established and the rules of the Society, took place on the June 18th, 1846, at the suggestion of a few gentleman in the town and neighbourhood of Lewes, who observing the interest … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorised on June 18, 2021

New Sussex Archaeological Collections Editor

The Sussex Archaeological Society is delighted to announce that the new Editor of the “Sussex Archaeological Collections” is Dr Jaime Kaminski. Jaime is well known to the Society, having been a member of the Council between 2015 – 2021, in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorised on April 30, 2021

New CEO for The Sussex Archaeological Society

After an extensive recruitment process, the Trustees of The Sussex Archaeological Society* are delighted to announce that Andrew Edwards has been appointed as the Sussex charity’s new CEO. Having studied Comparative Religion and Philosophy at King’s College, London, Andrew’s career … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorised on March 31, 2021

Welcoming Back Members and Visitors this Spring

We are delighted to announce our plans to start welcoming members and visitors back to some of our historic sites. A Date with the Daffodils – Michelham Priory Gardens only Enjoy the magnificent colourful carpets of 80,000 daffodils, tulips, blossoms … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorised on March 1, 2021

Fallen Flint from Lewes Castle’s Norman Arch

Due to the recent extreme weather conditions small pieces of flint have fallen from the 12th Century Norman Arch at Lewes Castle. Castle Gate road has been closed and the Sussex Archaeological Society is taking all necessary precautions and working … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorised on February 11, 2021