Programme

2016 – 2017
Evening Programme

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Meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month, Sept – June inclusive,
in the Pyne Room, (unless otherwise stated), Warwick School, CV34 6PP at 7.30pm.
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September 8th
AGM
followed by Tim Clark
‘The Parkes, Brookhouse and Crompton Mill at Warwick’.

October 13th
Yvonne Jones
‘An Art of Great Importance to Commerce’ :
the Midlands Japanned tin and papier mâché industry of
the 18th and 19th centuries.

November 10th 
Chris Barney
‘The work of the Association for Industrial Archaeology’
followed by a report on the AIA Conference 2016.

December 8th
Alain Foote
‘The Kempton Great Engines’.

2017

January 12th
Peter Crowley
‘A working life at Alvis and beyond’.

February 9th
Paul Baker
‘The Lost Railway: Lapworth to Henley in Arden’.

March 9th
John Frearson
‘Nelson’s and Kaye’s: two Warwickshire cement companies’.

April 13th
Richard Williams
‘The immense historical significance of the cast iron cooking pot’.

May 11th
Chairman’s Evening
An evening of short presentations co-­‐ordinated by the Chairman, Martin Green.

June 8th
David Hulse
‘Thomas Newcomen and the engine that changed the world’.

The latter part of most meetings is also supplemented by short presentations by members on a variety of topics.
Sales table & refreshments available – visitors most welcome.
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Details and visits and trips organized by WIAS are contained on their own page via this link

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