Thursday, 6 May 2021
Andrew has had a paper accepted for the 2021 Congress of the Society for Post Medieval Archaeology. The Congress will be delivered on-line this year due to the Covid restrictions.
The paper will describe the publication written by Dr William Brownrigg in 1771 about how to prevent the spread of contagious diseases and link his suggestions to the current Covid-19 pandemic.
In 1748 Dr Browbrigg wrote a paper about how to improve salt making.
Friday, 16 April 2021
Thursday, 31 December 2020
Monday, 9 November 2020
Introduction and two twenty minute talks introducing current knowledge about salt making on the shores of the Solway Firth, by Andrew Fielding and John Pickin.
Salt on the Solway Youtube recording https://youtu.be/ILZiMclUJ4c