Posts From Bill Barksfield

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2nd East-West Workshop on Industrial Archaeology – The New Generation

After the motivating results achieved by the “1st East-West Workshop on Industrial Archaeology: introducing the archaeology of the industrial society” in 2021, we are now launching a second edition focused

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AIA Merseyside Weekend now open for booking

17th – 19th June 2022 Following the cancellation of the traditional conference, which was to have been held at Hope University the Association was very grateful to the Merseyside Industrial

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Latest Planning Update now available

Amber Patrick, the Planning Casework Officer, constantly monitors planning applications across the UK which seek to alter or demolish industrial sites and buildings and makes comments to feed into the

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January e-News bulletin now published

News stories include: Proposed cuts at Stoke’s industrial museums Historic England Heritage At Risk Victorian Society’s top ten endangered sites Novel reuse of Catesby tunnel Campaign to stop controversial bridge

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Series of Hybrid IA talks announced by Yorkshire IHS

The Yorkshire Archaeological & Historical Society, Industrial History Section has published its programme of talks for October 2021 to April 2022 and is intending to make them all hybrid talks:

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Scottish Salt Symposium, Brora, East Sutherland October 16th – 17th 2021

October 16th – 17th 2021 Brora was the most northerly centre of coal-fired sea salt manufacture by the direct boiling method in the 16th – 19th centuries. The Symposium brings

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AIA Conference 2021 – First session recording available

The very successful first session of the Conference took place on Saturday 8th August with presentations on Merseyside and Wirral IA from Maurice Handley and Rob Jones, chaired by Anna

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AIA Annual Conference 2021 – Registration now open

Our Annual Conference is to be a virtual event accessible via Zoom to run over a number of weekends in August and September in place of the usual physical conference.

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EERIAC 2021 – First post-lockdown physical IA Conference announced

Saturday 3rd of July 2021 The Pye Building, Cambridge Museum of Technology, Cheddars Lane, Cambridge CB5 8LD Programme: 9.00 a.m Registration, Tea & Coffee, Set up Displays, (request space on