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Surrey Industrial History Group - Events 2006-7

SIHG Visits, Extra Meetings & AGM

Saturday 22 April SERIAC 2006
Hosted by SIAS, at St Richards Hospital, Chichester, Sussex
Saturday 15 July Conservation Award Presentation + AGM
1400 at The Annexe, Ripley Village Hall
Les Bowerman collection of historic bicycles
Saturday 17 March - Lecture Theatre M University of Surrey
                 In Commemoration of Stuart Chrystall
Tramways of North Wales by Michael Lewis
Waterways Connected To The River Thames by Hugh Compton
Mining Chemical Raw Materials by Paul Sowan

Lecture Course 2006-7

31st Series of Industrial Archaeology Lectures
Tuesdays 1930-2130, University of Surrey
Programme co-ordinator: Bob Bryson

26 September 2006
Sheffield: Iron, Steel, Landscape and Craft Skills.
Christine Ball (University of Sheffield)
10 October 2006
The Portsmouth Block Making Machines.
Charlie Greenfield (Local Enthusiast)
24 October 2006
Tudor Show and Tell.
Denise Quinney (Historical Interpreter)
  7 November 2006
The Introduction of the Electric Telegraph in Britain.
John Liffen (Curator of Communications at the Science Museum, London)
21 November 2006
Cast Iron Bridges.
Malcolm Tucker (Engineering Historian)
  5 December 2006
Members' Talks

  9 January 2007
Four Centuries of Local Unofficial Money, Tokens and Checks.
John Theobald (SyAS member)
23 January 2007
Davy and Faraday, at Sea and in the Pits.
Prof Frank James (The Royal Institution)
  6 February 2007
Sheppey, Ships and Shorts.
Russell Feaver (Guildford Institute)
20 February 2007
The History of the Early Steamboat on the Thames.
Prof John Armstrong (Thames Valley University)
  6 March 2007
Guildford Blue - the Woollen Industry of SW Surrey.
Matthew Alexander (Curator of Local History at Guildford Museum)