Posts From Marilyn Palmer

Marilyn Palmer
Marilyn Palmer 2 posts

Marilyn is President of the Association for Industrial Archaeology. She was Head of the School of Archaeology at the University of Leicester and became Britain’s first Professor of Industrial Archaeology. She was a Commissioner with The Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England before its amalgamation with English Heritage and has served on committees concerned with her discipline for The National Trust and the Council for British Archaeology and is the Subject Adviser for Archaeology for the University of the Third Age, for whom she runs study days as well as a large Archaeology Group. She was awarded an Award of Merit by the Society for Historical Archaeology of the USA in 2005 for her success in integrating industrial archaeology into mainstream archaeology and then an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list in June 2015 "for services to Industrial Archaeology and Heritage"

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David Crossley

David Crossley, Honorary Reader in the Department of Archaeology in the University of Sheffield, who died on the 3rd December 2017, was one of the first generation of industrial archaeologists

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Heritage Alliance agenda for Heritage Day 2017

Tuesday 5th December 2017 The RSA, Durham House Street, London WC2N 6HG Welcome by Loyd Grossman CBE, Chairman, The Heritage Alliance Keynote speech by John Glen, Heritage Minister Advance registration