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Together we can save Newsome's historic mill pond

Let’s not lose another part of the historic Newsome Mills site

A planning appeal by Benjamin Bentley means that our mill ponds are once again under threat of demolition. 1,144 more words

Newsome Mill

One Week to our Spring Seminar!

There is still time to book a place for our spring meeting ‘Overexposure – Caring for objects that have to stay outside’!

Our meeting, being held at Wheal Martyn Museum in Cornwall on Friday 16th June will have as its focus, the trails and tribulations of looking after museum exhibits that have to stay outside, and the issues in caring for and conserving them. 62 more words

Industrial Heritage

Speaking of archives ...

… as we were yesterday, the University of Southampton has made many collections available through archive.org here, which is an approach that works quite well. 59 more words

Economic Activities

Rosedale East

Ten miles from Pickering is the village of Rosedale Abbey. There is no Abbey just a rather nice parish church which I once visited for Sunday Spires a few years back. 532 more words

The Dublin to Cork Canal

A Dublin paper has promulgated, at some length, a plan for the improvement of Ireland, which, we are confident, were it brought forward in Parliament, would be unanimously approved of, especially as it can be effectually done without any expense to the Nation. 80 more words

Economic Activities

The story of a Hall

A couple of days back amidst some hulabo, the Hall of Nations was demolished. Of all things, it brought to the forefront some very bare facts – one of which is – … 1,142 more words