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Sad news for the world’s last steam-powered cotton weaving mill

Following on from the news in 2016 that Lancashire County Council had taken the decision to close several of its museums, including Queen Street Mill and Helmshore Mills Textile Museum,

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Communicating World Heritage Values – Call for Papers

Communicating World Heritage: Research and Global Policy Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage, University of Birmingham in association with World Heritage UK Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage, University of

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The Prince’s Regeneration Trust – BRICK Conference 2017

29th – 30th March 2017 Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow 2017 is the Year of History Heritage and Archaeology – a celebration of what gives Scotland its unique character and draws

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2017 AIA Conference now open for booking – Online booking and electronic payment available

South East Midlands Conference, 25th – 30th August 2017 This year’s conference will be held at Moulton College to the north of Northampton. The Association’s conference this year, which is

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AIA Practical Day, 8th April – Forging Ahead: Understanding The Iron Industry

8th April 2017 The focus of this Association for Industrial Archaeology Practical Day will be the iron industry. This one-day workshop will look to provide introductory practical training and a

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ERIH Annual Conference Copenhagen- Call for papers

Annual Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark 20th to 22nd September 2017 “Industrial Tourism: Linking the past with the present and future” Industrial tourism is generally regarded as falling into two areas, the

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Second meeting of the Yorkshire Industrial Collections Network

Reviewing the Situation – Challenges for the Sustainability of Industrial Collections in the 21st. Century The second meeting of the Yorkshire Industrial Collections Network has a focus on the challenges

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SWWERIAC – Details announced

Morning Programme 9:15 Registration and Coffee/ Biscuits 10:00 Introduction and welcome Robin Williams President of OHIHS Conference will be opened by Richard Keen Chairman of the Association of Preservation Trusts

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Hot mixed lime mortar day

Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts Due to high demand we will be hosting another intensive course Alison Henry (Senior Conservator at Building Conservation and Research Team, Historic England), Nigel

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A Spotlight On The History of Hydroelectric in Scotland

Hydroelectric power has played a major part in the social and economic development of Scotland for over a century. Ian Marchant, Chairman of the energy services firm Wood Group, and