Wednesday, 3 October 2018

The Greenwich Industrial historians Diary

The Greenwich Industrial Historians Diary

some things you might like to go to:

4th October - THATS TOMORROW - Dr. Jane Grant on Millicent Fawcett and Votes for Women 1918-2018.  St.George's Church. Glenluce Road, SE3 8.00 pm

6th October London Archaeologist 50th Anniversary Conference. Includes Dave Perrett on Five Decades of Change in London's Industrial Archaeology.  see www.londonarchaeologist.org.uk for details

10th October - Prof David Perrett Henry Ford's Holiday in 1928.  Newcomen Society. 75 Cowcross Street, EC1

24th October.  Julian Clarke on The Leviathan and the Internet. The Great Iron Ship and the Thread Across the Ocean  Greenwich Historical Society James Wolfe School, Royal Hill, SE10. 7.30

26th October The Unexpected presence of Africans in Tudor society. Lewisham Local History Society (ahem - no details but they usually meet at the church in Albion Road, Lewisham 7.30)

21st November. GLIAS Pub Evening. Rugby Tavern, 19 Great James Street, WC1. 6.30  If you would like to give a short presentation contact treasurer@glias.org.uk

24th November Study Day Early Gunpowder Weapons 15th to 17th Centuries.  Waltham Abbey see www.royalgunpowdermills.com/whats-and-events/battlefields-study-day/

28th November.  Centenary Armistice. First World War. The Maze Hill War MemorialGreenwich Historical Society James Wolfe School, Royal Hill, SE10. 7.30 

30th November A walk down New Cross Road Lewisham Local History Society (ahem - no details but they usually meet at the church in Albion Road, Lewisham 7.30)

2019

19th February. Tim Shaw. HMS Warrior. Built Bow Creek 1860. Newcomen Society. University of Portsmouth. 7.00

6th March. Dr. Russell Thomas. The History of Gas Making in the UK. , Newcomen Society. Thinktank Lecture Theatre, Level 2, Birmingham Science Museum, Curzon Street, Birmingham. 7.00

16th May. John Anning HMS Xantho and the Greenwich built Penn Engine. Newcomen Society. Room 1, BAWA, Southmead Road, Bristol, 7.30


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