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The CSG Newsletter 12 - 1998-9 -  Full Contents Listing

Castle Studies Group Newsletter Volume 12 for 1998-9.

Title page(s) Author(s) Notes
The 12th Annual Conference of the Castle Studies Group. The Castles of Leinster 3-5 Kieran O'Conner Conference report with brief comment on Dublin, Maynooth, Cloncurry motte, Carbury, Lea, Dunamase, Carlow, Rathmore motte, Swords, King's John Castle Carlingford, Castleroche, Roodstown, Trim.
Castle Studies at the Leeds International Medieval Congress 7-8 Pamela Marshall Conference report
Military Architecture: Restoration, Re-utilisation or Revitalisation. Scientific Council of Europa Nostra/IBI Santarem - Portugal October 1998 9 Andrew Saunders Conference report
Study Tour - The Life and Castle Restoration of Lady Anne Clifford (1590 - 1676) 10-11 Sarah Speight Study Tour report with mention of Brougham, Appleby, Brough, Barden Tower and Skipton.
Adventures in Anjou - "In the steps of the Plantagenets" 12-13 John Harding Study Tour report with mention of Fontrevrault abbey, Le Mans walls, Saumur, Moncontour, St. Jouin-de-Marne church, Loudon, Angers, Doue, Montreuil, Loches, Montrichard, Montbazon, Chinon, Langeais and Falaise.
Chateau Gaillard XIX - Graz 22-29 August 1998 14 Tom McNeil Conference report
Royal Recognition Given To Carew Castle 20   News Report
Dinefwr 20   News Report
Pembroke Castle 21-23 Neil Ludlow Short description and history.
Pen Y Bryn - The Princes Tower 24-25 Jennifer Rahel Conover News Report
Castlewales.com Web Site 25   News Report
Dolforwtn Castle, Powys (SO 152 950) 26-27 Lawrence Butler Excavation summary
English Heritage Properties North Region 28-29 David Sherlock Short news reports on Prudhoe and Harbottle.
Farne Islands 29   News Report
Shotwick Castle, Cheshire 30  RCHME News Report
News - England - Midlands 30   News report on Lower Brockhampton gatehouse, Herefordshire
The Mount, Alderton, Northamptonshire (SP74104700) 31 Graham Cadman News Report
More Digging at Newark Castle (SK796540) 31-2 Pamela Marshall News Report
Film Firm's Cambridge Stronghold - Chesterton Tower 32-33   News Report
Pre-Conquest Castles in Herefordshire 33-34   Brief summary of historic research findings.
Update on Wigmore 34-35 Jon Cooke News Report
News - Ireland 36 David Sweetman Brief news on Trim, Roscrea, Dungarvin, Barryscourt, Carlow and Kilkenny.
Castles at Risk 37-39   News Report
The Castles of Cumbria: A Review 40-42 John Kenyon D.R. Perriam and J. Robinson, 1988, The Medieval Fortified Buildings of Cumbria: an Illustrated Gazetter and Research Guide (Kendal: Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeoligical Society extra series 39)
Henry Summerson, Michael Trueman and Stuart Harrison, 1998, Brougham Castle, Cumbria: a Survey and Documentary History (Kendal: Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeoligical Society research series 8)
An Englishman's Castle in his home 43-45 Giles Worsley Feature Article
The Symbolism of the Great Tower International Medieval Congress: Leeds 13-16 July 1998 Session 1405: Castle Studies: Form, Function and Meaning 45-47 Sarah Speight Conference report
Current Debates in British Castles Studies - A Personal Note 47-50 Bob Higham Comment
Members Activities 51   News Report