Stan Rendell. MBE.
Stan died quietly on Saturday 25th August 2012, following his long fight against cancer. Stan was a long-time member of Banwell Society of Archaeology having been chairman and then president of the society,and was also a member of our society. Stan and his wife Joan are best known for their many years of work on Steep Holm were they were the resident archaeologists and also took on many other duties including taking bookings for the summer trips to the island. They wrote what was to be the definitive history of the island and have several other publications to their name. They also took an interest in Flat Holm and spent their holidays on Lundy Island. They lectured on their research on all of these islands and Stan will be missed by all who have enjoyed their talks.