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SWWERIAC – Details announced

Morning Programme

9:15 Registration and Coffee/ Biscuits
10:00 Introduction and welcome
Robin Williams President of OHIHS
Conference will be opened by Richard Keen
Chairman of the Association of Preservation Trusts Wales

10:15 50 years of Building Bridges.
John Evans.

11:00 John Nixon The Coal Trade to France.
Brian Davies.

11:45 Shipbuilding in the Lower Wye Valley.
Dr Naylor Frith.

12:30 Lunch.

Afternoon Programme

2:00 Hughesovska and the Welsh Development of the
Russian Iron Industry.
David Cartwright.

2:45 Tram Roads of the Clydach Gorge.
Robin Williams.

3:30 Afternoon Tea

3:50 The Spiteful Story.
Len Burland.

4:35 Summary and Close of Conference.
The programme will end at about 4:40pm.

Then OHIHS members will lead short field visits in the local area.
Please indicate on the booking form which field visit you wish to attend.
4:45 Walks/Visit programme
A: Six Bell’s Guardian Statue.
B: Monmouthshire Canal 14 Locks, Newport / Rogerstone.
C: Oxford House Museum / Model Railway (authentic layouts)
D: The Spiteful.

Download programme and booking form:  oh-conference-2017-programme

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