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SERIAC 88

South East Regional Industrial Archaeology Conference 1988

"Extractive Industries"

Saturday 12 March 1988, hosted by SIHG

University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey

0945-1025 Coffee and Registration
1025-1030 Chairman's Opening Remark
1030-1115 Introduction:
                The Geology and Mineral Resources of South East England - Peter Brandon
1115-1200 Wealden Iron - Jeremy Hodgkinson
1200-1245 Lime Kilns - Richard Williams
1245-1415 Lunch and Viewing Displays
1415-1500 Chalk and Sand Mines - Rod Le Gear
1500-1545 Tiles and Tile-making, particularly Medieval Decorated Tiles - Elizabeth Eames
1545-1615 Tea and Viewing Displays
1615-1700 Stone Quarrying Underground - Paul Sowan
1700-1710 Chairman's Concluding Remarks
1710-1730 Viewing Displays

Sunday 13 March
                Visits:
                Swallow's Tile Works, Cranleigh
                The Betchworth Chalk Pits and Kilns
                Laporte Industries' Fullers Earth Pits and Processing Plant at Nutfield
                Underground Tour of the Godstone Hearthstone Mines

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