South East Regional Industrial Archaeology Conference
“Wings, Wheels & Water”
Saturday 24 April 2010
Chertsey Hall, Heriot Road, Chertsey, Surrey KT16 9DR
The South East Regional Industrial Archaeology Conference (SERIAC) is an annual one-day conference organized by a group of Societies in the southeast of England who have an interest in industrial history and archaeology.
This year the event is being hosted by the Surrey Industrial History Group (SIHG), a specialist group of the Surrey Archaeological Society.
SERIAC 2010 Programme
|10:10-10:55||Brooklands and the World Land Speed Record|
Gordon Knowles, SIHG
|11:15-12:00||Life on the Thames: A Look at How People Earned|
a Living from the River over the Last 100 Years
Steve Capel-Davies, BIAG
|12:00-12:45||Railways of the Devil's Dyke|
Trevor Povey, SIAS
A hot meal will be available priced £6-00, or bring sandwiches.
|14:00-14:45||St Pancras International:
From Cathedral of Steam to High Speed Rail|
Roderick Shelton, Architect & Historic Buildings Consultant
|14:45-15:30||A Triplane for the 21st Century|
Peter Teagle, Roe Heritage Group Chairman
|15:50-16:35||The Croydon Canal (1809-1836): A View From Croydon|
Paul Sowan, Subterranea Britannica
Book Sales & Displays
|SERIAC group members include the following societies many of whom will have displays and book stands at the conference:|
|BIAG Berkshire IA Group||GLIAS Greater London IA Society, www.glias.org.uk|
|HIAS Hampshire IA Society, www.hias.org.uk||IWIAS Isle of Wight IA Society, www.iwias.org.uk|
|SIAS Sussex IA Society, www.sussexias.co.uk||SIHG Surrey Industrial History Group, www.sihg.org.uk|
|Sub Brit Subterranea Britannica, www.subbrit.org.uk|
Other groups or individuals who would like display space at the conference should contact Bob Bryson (firstname.lastname@example.org).
SERIAC 2010 Booking
Fee: £12-50 per person, to include coffee & tea.
Please apply using the form which is being distributed by your own IA Society.
However, if a form fails to reach you, you can contact Bob Bryson email@example.com,
with your name & the name of your organization.
Bookings should be made by 17 April 2010. Entry at the door will be charged at £15-00 per person.
Directions to Chertsey Hall
interactive map &
SERIAC invites applications for a bursary, funded from the surplus accumulated from conferences over the years. These bursaries (up to £250) are intended to support and enhance IA in the SERIAC region. The work may be fieldwork, publication, enhancing public understanding of IA etc. Applicants do not have to live in the region but the work proposed must centre on the SERIAC region.
For full details of the scheme send a SAE to Ron Martin 42 Falmer Avenue, Saltdean, Brighton BN2 8FG; 01273 271330