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AIA Practical Weekend 2019 – ‘North Wales Slate’ Last few days to book

6th – 7th April 2019 Booking must close on Thursday 28th March Full details and booking are in the Events Diary here: https://industrial-archaeology.org/events/aia-practical-weekend-2019/

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AIA Annual Conference now open for booking

Bridgwater & Taunton College Friday 9th August – Wednesday 14th August 2019 The weekend will commence with a seminar on the Friday organised by the Somerset Industrial Archaeology Society in

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James Watt 2019 events in Birmingham and Scotland

James Watt died on 25th August 1819 and 2019 is the bicentenary year of his death. As a scientist, inventor and engineer James Watt contributed to steam-engine development, invented the

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James Watt Centenary Year Events at Etruria Industrial Museum

James Watt died on 25th August 1819 aged 83. To commemorate his life the Etruria Industrial Museum is organising a series of events. The museum includes Shirley’s 1857 Bone &

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Act now to save the coal processing plant of the Beringen coalmine

Last year, during the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018, local organizations in Flanders were already struggling to save the huge coal preparation (washing and sifting) plant of the Beringen