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In May 2013 BaRAS undertook a building survey of a former cinema in North Street, Bedminster prior, to its demolition. The Rex Cinema was an unusual example of a civilian cinema built during the Second World War.
This event has been cancelled due to unforseen circumstances, so the next event will be a Lunchtime Talk on 18th July, held at St Nicholas Church. See the Archaeology Day School page for further details
Between 2006 and 2012 BaRAS have been maintaining a watching brief during the conversion of a crypt at Hope Chapel in Hotwells, Bristol, during which 36 burials were uncovered, mostly dating from the period 1788 – 1837
The 2012 BaRAS roundup provides an insight into the varied work of our archaeological practice over the period of a year, with projects involving fieldwork or full-scale excavations, and covering a variety of site types and historical periods