Orpington and District Archaeological Society (ODAS) is an active local volunteer archaeology group based in Orpington, Kent with a field headquarters at Scadbury Park, Chislehurst.
The Society promotes the study of archaeology in the local area by undertaking excavations, carrying out research into the archaeology and history of the area and encouraging public interest through meetings and visits. More
ODAS are concerned about the future of Bromley Museum given the cuts Bromley Council expect to make over the next four years. Our chairman has sent a letter to Cllr Morgan, the Chairman of the Renewal and Recreation Committee, setting out the Society’s views. Click the link below to see the letter.
Letter to Councillors Bromley Museum
February 4th 2015
Nathalie Cohen – National Trust Archaeologist – on Knole House
Open to the public: free entrance
More about meetings
ODAS members give talks to other groups usually on the subjects below. If you would like more information please email us or use the contact us page.
Talk on Scadbury Moated Manor, Chislehurst
Talk on the Archaeology of the Orpington area.
Scadbury Manor Open Weekend: 13th and 14th September 2014 both afternoons.
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