Annual Conference

The 2021 Annual Conference

This year the Annual Conference was a virtual event accessible via Zoom over a number of weekends in August and September in place of the physical conference which was originally scheduled to have been on Merseyside in 2020.

The sessions on the 7th August, 4th, 18th and 25th September were recorded and are now available via our YouTube channel

If you subscribe to the channel then you will be notified when new recordings are added.

The session on 11th September was not recorded at the speakers’ request but Anthony Clarke has supplied this summary of his presentation about the Archaeology of Albert Dock The Albert Dock AIA MIHS A Clarke


The tours, led by the Merseyside Industrial Heritage Society, which were to have been included in the 2020 Conference will now take place over a long weekend in June 2022

Booking will open in early 2022.


The 2023 Conference, celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the foundation of the Association, will be held in early Autumn (date and location to be confirmed).

Details will be announced in due course.


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The Tour Notes and Gazetteers for earlier Conferences are available through the Past Conferences page.