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Visits, Extra Meetings & AGM

Saturday 23 April SERIAC 2016 - South East Regional Industrial Archaeology Conference
Annual one-day conference at Holy Cross Prep School, Kingston upon Thames
Organised this year by SIHG
Saturday 9 July at 14:00
SIHG Annual General Meeting
at Painshill Park, Cobham, Surrey
Saturday 22 April SERIAC 2017 - South East Regional Industrial Archaeology Conference
Annual one-day conference at Worthing College, Sanditon Way, Worthing BN14 9FD
Hosted by Sussex Industrial Archaeology Society (SIAS)
Dates for Lecture Course at Guildford 2017-18

Lecture Course at Guildford 2016-17

   Previous Meetings

The 41st Series of Industrial Archaeology Lectures
Print programme & application form
Tuesdays 19:30 - 21:30 at the Diocesan Education Centre, Guildford Cathedral. (Map)
The Education Centre is the first building on the left near the top of the road up to the cathedral;
Park on the left just before the Education Centre and enter by the first door you come to.

27 September 2016
Engineering Edwardian Deterrence: HMS Dreadnought
Admiral Lord Fisher and the Anglo-German Arms Race
Prof. Andrew Lambert, Dept of War Studies King’s College London
11 October 2016
Bat Boat to Red Arrows - the story of Kingston’s aviation industry;
Sopwith, Hawker, Hawker Siddeley and British Aerospace
Chris Farara, The Hawker Association
25 October 2016
Scientific Approaches to Understanding the Manufacture,
Use and Conservation of Historic Window glass
Dr David Dungworth, Historic England
  8 November 2016
The Construction of Gothic Cathedrals
Doug Irvine, Civil Engineer
30 November 2016 WEDNESDAY
Tide Mills - More History and Archaeology
David Plunkett, Chairman Mills Research Group
13 December 2016
Members’ Talks Evening - Free to all lecture attendees (even if not members of SIHG)
Short talks by members plus refreshments and a chance to meet other members.
Sugar Estates in South America
David Atkinson
Zimmerman Telegraph & unrestricted submarine warfare
Malcomn Tagg
Britain's First Oilfield (1919)
Michael Lattimer

Christmas Break

  3 January 2017
The Port of London Story
Geoff Roles, SIHG
31 January 2017
The Majestic Age of the Ocean Liner
Richard Mellor, ex Union Castle Lines and P&O
14 February 2017
Matthew Boulton FRS - Industrialist Extraordinary
Trevor Williams, Farnham U3A
28 February 2017
Elstree: Britain’s Hollywood
Bob Redman, Secretary Elstree Screen Heritage
14 March 2017
Eric Lomax - The Railwayman of War and Peace
Dr Michael Bailey, President of the Stephenson Locomotive Society

Information on Lecture Course 2016-17

Enquiries to programme co-ordinator: Bob Bryson, email meetings@sihg.org.uk.

Fees for the whole course:
Non-member £40 full fee, SyAS/SIHG member £35.

Single lectures at £5, payable on the night, are open to all.

There is easy parking and almost step-free access.