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Yorkshire IHS – AGM and members’ presentations

Note earlier than usual start time Annual General Meeting followed by a series of short presentations from members. Unfortunately the shadow of covid still hangs over us and we can’t

Yorkshire IHS – An Interactive History of Coal Mining in Yorkshire

Eddie Downes, author of “Yorkshire Collieries 1947-1994” will give a talk: An Interactive History of Coal Mining in Yorkshire Unfortunately the shadow of covid still hangs over us and we

Yorkshire IHS – Joseph Aspdin’s Patent Portland Cement

Professor Ian Richardson, School of Civil Engineering, Leeds University will give a talk: Joseph Aspdin’s Patent Portland Cement Unfortunately the shadow of covid still hangs over us and we can’t

Yorkshire IHS – An Introduction to Modern Military Archaeology

Roger Thomas, Historic England’s military history specialist will give a talk: An Introduction to the Modern Military Archaeology of the North York Moors Unfortunately the shadow of covid still hangs

Berkshire IAG – The Development, Non-Development and Redevelopment of Huntley & Palmers Biscuit Factory 1800-2000

Joe Doak will explore the processes through which the Huntley & Palmers Biscuit Factory was developed during the second half of the nineteenth century, how it was adapted during the

Cambridge IAS – Port Victoria, Isle of Grain

The Isle of Grain in Kent is a mysterious place at the best of times, and equally mysteriously the remains of an old Isle of Grain railway station, “Port Victoria”,

Yorkshire IHS – Warships to Spaceships

Chris Henderson, Trustee of the Barnes Wallis Foundation will give a talk: Warships to Spaceships – The Life and Work of Sir Barnes Wallis Unfortunately the shadow of covid still

Cambridge IAS – The Hurst Park Estate – CANCELLED

THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED (10/12/2021)   Rachel Aucott and Jim Smith will present an industrial history of the Cambridge suburb of the “Hurst Park Estate”. This will range from

Berkshire IAG – British Shipbuilding: My Part in its Downfall

John Dearing will give a talk on the travails of the ship building industry. The talk is planned to be held as a face-to-face meeting in Reading.

Yorkshire IHS – Rosedale Railway for Iron and Steel Making

Rob Shorland-Ball will give a talk: Rosedale Railway for Iron and Steel Making in 19th Century Teesside and County Durham Unfortunately the shadow of covid still hangs over us and