Category Archives: Announcements

News about events, activities and publications

TCA 2017 AGM

A reminder to our members that the 2017 AGM of our society takes place on Wednesday 28 June 2017 in the Harbour View Room of Stanpit Village Hall in accordance with the notice sent to all members by post our … Continue reading

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Magnetometer Results

The map on the left shows the magnetometer results obtained on 12 March 2017 as processed by Mike Gill using Snuffler software, georeferenced and plotted on our Millhams mapping. The light blue background shows the nominal area of the area … Continue reading

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David Eels’s New Book Published

Members will be aware of David Eels’s first book which TCA published “The Medieval Markets and Fairs of Christchurch”. We were uncertain as to how popular this would be but we were very pleased that the book achieved sales of … Continue reading

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Millhams LIDAR Data

We have been dabbling with a remarkable source of free topographical data provided by the Environment Agency which makes available the data arising from LIDAR surveys. Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) is an airborne mapping technique, which uses a laser … Continue reading

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Millhams Mapping

The Millhams project has been mapped using software Map Maker Gratis, a free version of the mapping software, Map Maker.  Map Maker Gratis has a number of excellent features but we now find that we require extended mapping techniques, particularly … Continue reading

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July 2016 Newsletter Published

We have published the latest issue of our occasional newsletter, dated July 2016, which has been posted or delivered to all the names on our membership list. If you have not received your copy in the next week or so … Continue reading

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Our Blog for 2015 in review

A Happy New Year to all our readers.  WordPress has prepared a 2015 annual report for the TCA  blog, to which, if you are interested, you can follow the link below. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds … Continue reading

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