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Visits, Extra Meetings & AGM

Saturday 21 April SERIAC 2018 - South East Regional Industrial Archaeology Conference
Annual one-day conference at Windsor
Hosted by Berkshire Industrial Archaeology Group (BIAG)

Saturday 28 July 14:00 - SIHG AGM + Conservation Award
Shere Village Hall - followed by
14:30 Presentation of Conservation Award to
Shere Museum and the Surrey Hills Society
and refreshments, then a chance to visit the Museum
Saturday 13 April SERIAC 2019 - South East Regional Industrial Archaeology Conference
Annual one-day conference at Dartford
Hosted by Kent Archaeological Society (KAS)

Lecture Course at Guildford 2018-19

The 43rd Series of Industrial Archaeology Lectures

   Previous Meetings

Print programme & application form

Mondays or Tuesdays 19:30 - 21:30
NEW VENUE Church House Guildford, 20 Alan Turing Road, Guildford GU2 7YF [map]

Mon   1 October 2018
Brunel, Scott Russell and the Great Eastern
Prof. Andrew Lambert, Dept of War Studies King’s College London
Tue   9 October 2018
London Underground’s Edwardian Tile Patterns
Douglas Rose, London historian and information designer
Tue 23 October 2018
R34: New York - There and Back Again - an Airship’s tale
Nigel Hills, of the Airship Association
Mon   5 November 2018
A History of the Singer Marque
Michael Hyman, Editor of the MASCOT for the Association of Singer Car Owners
Mon 19 November 2018
The Joe Lyons Story: Food for Thought
Neville Lyons, relative of the co-founder of J Lyons & Co
Tue 11 December 2018
Members’ Talks Evening - Free to all lecture attendees (even if not members of SIHG)
Short talks by members plus refreshments and a chance to meet other members

Mon   7 January 2019
The Ramblings of a Railwayman
Geoff Burch, railwayman & author
Tue 22 January 2019
A History of the Post Office Underground Railway
Chris Taft, Historian and Head of Collections at The Postal Museum
Tue   5 February 2019
Conkers, Cordite and the Birth of Modern Biotechnology
Martin Adams, Emeritus Professor of Microbiology at the University of Surrey
Tue 19 February 2019
Alan Crocker Memorial Lecture
The History of Paper Making,
with Particular Reference to Alan’s Research
Phil Crocket, British Association of Paper Historians
Tue   5 March 2019
Iron Men - C19th Engineer Henry Maudslay and his Circle
David Waller, author and former Financial Times journalist

Information on Lecture Course 2018-19

Enquiries to programme co-ordinator: Bob Bryson, email meetings@sihg.org.uk.
Read/print pdf: Programme Leaflet including form

Fees for the whole course:
Non-member £40 full fee, SyAS/SIHG member £35.

Single lectures at £5, payable on the night, are open to all.

There is easy parking and step-free access.