Suffolk Industrial Archaeology Society

The Suffolk IAS is Based in Ipswich.


Thursday 5th January 2023 at 19:30

AIA Treasurer John Jones will be giving a Zoom lecture to the Norfolk Industrial Archaeology Society about the Shanghai and Woosung Railway.

The railway was provided by Ransomes and Rapier of Ipswich, who made the track, locomotives, wagons and much of the other equipment required.

All are welcome to join this Zoom meeting and if you would like to do so please email Philip Tolley, the Norfolk IAS Chairman, at and he will send you the necessary link.

The talk starts at 7:30, but the Zoom session will open at 7pm to give everyone the chance to have a chat beforehand.

Wednesday 12 April 2023 at 19:30
Details to be confirmed.

Venue: All indoor meetings begin at 19:30 and are held at the Ipswich Transport Museum, Cobham Road, Ipswich, IP3 9JD. Parking and access is via the rear of the museum.

More details of the events may be found in the Events Diary


John Jones, Hines Farm, Earl Stonham, Stowmarket, IP14 5HQ (01449 711448) Email:

[ This page is hosted by the Association for Industrial Archaeology as a service to the Suffolk IAS which is an affiliated society ]