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SLHA Conference – Maritime Boston.

November 17, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

£25 – £35

The Society for Lincolnshire History and Archaeology, Industrial Archaeology Team are joining us for a one day conference. The provisional Programme for the day is as follows:

9.00am Registration, tea and coffee.

9.30am Welcome and Introduction – Neil Wright.

9.35am Boston and the Hanseatic League – Pamela Cawthorne

10.20am Trade of the port of Boston 1660-1840 – Philip Riden.

11.05am Refreshment Break.

11.30am Linking the port to its hinterland: changes to the
Witham 1700-1850 and their effect – Rob Wheeler.

12.15pm Lunch and Bookstalls

1.15pm Buildings of the old port of Boston – Neil Wright.

2.00pm Guided Walk – Neil Wright

3.30pm Refreshment Break

4.00pm Summary and Close.

Please note, BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL and must be before the 31st October 2018 – Members of SLHA £25, non-members £35.
(Please note that refunds cannot be made after the closing date)
For any further information or to book your place please contact:
Society for Lincolnshire History and Archaeology
Jews’ Court, Steep Hill, Lincoln LN2 1LS
Tel 01522 521337

Or collect your booking form from Boston Guildhall during our normal openin hours. Everyone is welcome to attend but booking is essential before 31st October 2018. This event is being organised by the Society for Lincolnshire History and Archaeology and Boston Guildhall have kindly been asked to be the venue for this event.


November 17, 2018
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
£25 – £35
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Society for Lincolnshire History & Archaelogy
01522 521337
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Boston Guildhall
South Street
Boston, Lincolnshire PE21 6HT United Kingdom
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01205 365954
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