PAS

Dorset County Council – Portable Antiquities Scheme.
Claire Pinder
Senior Archaeologist, Dorset County Council.
Environment and Economy Directorate, Dorset County Council, County Hall Colliton Park, Dorchester. DT1 1XJ
Direct Dial: 01305 224921.
Email: c.j.pinder@dorsetcc.gov.uk

Claire can be contacted for information on the Dorset’s Historic Environment Record (HER).
http://www.dorsetforyou.gov.uk/her

Claire is the contact for the Metal Detecting Liaison Scheme
http://dorsetforyou.gov.uk/her

Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Dorset Finds Liaison Officer for the Portable Antiquities Scheme
Historic Environment Team
Environment and Economy Directorate, Dorset County Council, County Hall Colliton Park, Dorchester. DT11XJ
Direct Dial: 01305 228254
Email: c.h.trevarthen@dorsetcc.gov.uk

Please contact Kirsty regarding the identification and recording of finds on the PAS database (http://www.finds.org.uk) and with regard to finds of potential Treasure.

Please find below the link to the recently published guidance from the PAS on caring for metal detected finds which may be of interest to club members.

Conservation Advice For Finders

For information on the Treasure Act.
http://finds.org.uk/treasure
http://dorsetforyou.gov.uk/finding-Dorset/treasure-act

For Information on the PAS
http://finds.org.uk
http@//dorsetforyou.gov.uk/pas

General Information
Dorset County Museum
http://dorsetcountymuseum.org
Direct Dial: 01305 756827

The British Museum
http://britishmuseum.org
Direct Dial: 02073 238299

NCMD
http://ncmd.co.uk
Direct Dial: 01253 692313