Kerry Massheder-Rigby

Postgraduate Research Student


Outside of her studies, Kerry is the treasurer for the Society of Post-Medieval Archaeologists.

Research Interests

Thesis Title

"The housing experience of the working classes 1790-1970: the potential of the combined approach of archaeology, the historical record and oral history."

Kerry's research investigates how the combined approach of archaeology and oral history can be used to achieve a fuller understanding of the past, as a means of including the local community in archaeological investigations and highlights the importance of recording this valuable indigenous knowledge.

Research Centre Membership

Eighteenth Century World Centre.

Research Funding