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The Association for Industrial Archaeology - Annual Conference

09/03/2010 10:00

The association's conference this year will be based at the Tremough Campus, University College Falmouth, at the invitation of the Trevithick Society.
The conference will concentrate on the industrial past of Cornwall, with its history of mining and other extractive industries and the associated engineering and transport needs.
The principal lectures will commence on Friday evening with a brief history of the Trevithick Society, followed by lectures by local experts on various aspects of the industrial history of Cornwall.
This year is the 100th anniversary of Tom Rolt's birth, in his memory and in place of the traditional Rolt Memorial Lecture there will be a symposium on the theme 'Remembering Tom Rolt'. The speakers are expected to include Sir Neil Cossons and Keith Falconer


2015 - European Industrial and Technical Heritage Year


European Industrial and Technical Heritage Year
Année européenne du patrimoine industriel et technique
Jahr des Industriellen und Technischen Erbes
Anno del Patrimonio Industriale e Tecnico Europeo
Año Europeo del Patrimonio Industrial y Técnico

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