CONFERENCE: The history of roads and the vehicles that travelled on them
Saturday, 29 October, 2016
The theme for this year's Industrial Archaeology Conference is Roads and Transport.
The Archaeology of Roads - Richard K Morris
Turnpikes and Stagecoaches – Dr John Chandler
Macknes - wagon and car repairers of Chippenham - Mike Stone
Scout Motors of Salisbury - 1902-21- Jim Watkinson
Motor car manufacture in Swindon – Tim Bryan
The ticket price includes morning coffee and afternoon tea, but not lunch. There are many cafes, pubs, restaurants and sandwich bars in the town where lunch may be taken. For those bringing their own lunch Hillworth Park is 400 yards away up Long Street.
The location for the conference is Devizes Town Hall, St John's Street, Devizes. There is limited on-street parking. Long stay parking (pay and display) is available at STATION ROAD CAR PARK (SN10 1BZ).
Registration commences at 9.30am with the first talk at 10.05am. Lunch will be at approx. 12.50pm. Expected end time is 4.30pm.
Telephone – 01380 727369
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Visit – Wiltshire Museum, 41 Long Street, Devizes
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Pay online , over the telephone using credit/debit card or in the Museum shop – see booking options.
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As a small independent charity we have a number of fixed costs, and cannot afford to run events at a loss. Therefore the following cancellation and refund policy applies to purchasers:
* More than 14 days before the event – full refund*
* Between 14 days and 5 days – 50% refund* (unless we can resell the ticket – see below)
* Less than 5 days – no refund (unless we can resell the ticket – see below)
*A £2.50 administration fee will be deducted from all refunds.
If events, lectures, outings or workshops are cancelled at short notice by the Society a full refund will be offered.
If we have a waiting list, or are able to resell the ticket before the event, then a full refund will be issued, less the administration fee*.
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£14 (£12 WANHS members)