About Us

The Society celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2016. Its aims are to increase public awareness of and support for archaeology and to encourage volunteers’ assistance with local activities. The Society is affiliated to the South East Branch of the Council for British Archaeology and works closely with Sussex Archaeological Society, the District Archaeology Officer, Chichester Harbour Conservancy, Heritage England and other organisations.

The Launching of CDAS

CDAS Constitution

Early CDAS Fieldwork - Looking for Roman Roads