Hale Wharf – an update

Roy Forshaw was the first industrial archaeologist to investigate Hale Cliff Wharf, on the River Mersey near to Speke, back in the 1980s. Now he has been back and found some changes. Contact the organiser to get a link for this online event.

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Cambridge Horse Trams

David Stubbings, Chairman of Chesterton Local History Society, continues his exploration of the history of transport in Cambridge, with an illustrated history of its lost tramways

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Greenwich Marsh to Greenwich Peninsula – 300 years of regeneration

The Greenwich peninsula, now the home to the O2, North Greenwich station, hotels, endless blocks of flats and tunnels to the other side of the river, has been the scene of industry for a thousand years – with tide mills and factories that made gunpowder, rope, soap, linoleum, concrete and steel, not to mention the…

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Merseyside IHS AGM followed by Christmas Quiz

COVID 19 makes it difficult to run a book sale and you may have to find your own festive refreshments but we can still hold the AGM. And Rob Jones has kindly volunteered to run a quiz. Contact the Organiser to get a link for this online event.

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Free Industrial Heritage Webinar January 2021

Historic England will be running a third free industrial heritage webinar which will look at the identification, assessment, and recording of industrial heritage sites through the planning process in England, as well as considering potential public benefits arising from such work. The speakers will be Norman Redhead (Heritage Management Director, Archaeology, Greater Manchester Archaeological Advisory…

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The Bridgewater Canal

The Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society are hosting a zoom lecture on the Bridgewater Canal, Manchester by Dr Michael Nevell FSA MCIfA Please email if you are interested in attending: malicelock@hotmail.com https://www.facebook.com/groups/LCASociety

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GLIAS AGM

Contact the Organiser to get a link for this online event: secretary@glias.org.uk

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WIAS – The UK’s Forgotten Transporter Bridge

WARWICKSHIRE INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY SOCIETY Online talk by Margaret Ingham Contact the secretary to obtain a link to join the meeting : Mr. R. Cragg Rogercragg@aol.com All ‘live’ meetings have been cancelled until September 2021, and a programme of Zoom lectures have taken their place. We have used this opportunity to step beyond the boundaries of…

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GLIAS – City Road Basin

Evening talk by Giles Eyre. Register for this event at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/glias-lecture-city-road-basin-tickets-140092104255  

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