Greater Manchester Archaeology Day 2018

Save the date, Greater Manchester Archaeology Day is back on 24th November 2018! This is our annual roundup of archaeological exploration and research in the Manchester city region. Such a review of academic, professional, and volunteer fieldwork has been running, off and on, since the 1980s, and in its current form since 2011. Hosted by the Centre for Applied Archaeology…

Steaming Plant or Steam Punk? Researching Industrial Archaeology and Heritage in the 21st Century

As part of a long term strategy to review current research into industrial archaeology I’m running a TAG session in December on this very theme. Working with the Association for Industrial Archaeology in 2017 I helped run a seminar at their annual conference on developer-funded industrial archaeology work. As part of AIA’s promotion of the…