BAHS - Winter Conference 2013

RHN 105/2013 | Event

Organiser: British Agricultural History Society

7 December 2013, Senate House, Malet St, London WC1

Augmented Agriculture: Tools, fuel and traction in farming. 

A conference in honour of Ted Collins.

Programme

  • 10.30  Registration and coffee
  • 10.45  Professor Richard Hoyle (University of Reading) , On Ted Collins
  • 11.00  Jordan Claridge (University of East Anglia), The price of progress? Skill premiums and the trade of agricultural horses in medieval England
  • 12.00  Dr Chris Evans (University of Glamorgan), The history of the plantation hoe and why it never got written
  • 13.00  Lunch
  • 14.00  Professor Tom Williamson (University of East Anglia), Fuel supply and agriculture in post-medieval England
  • 15.00  Professor Karen Sayer (Leeds Trinity University), Electrification and the farm
  • 16.00  Tea
  • 16.30  Conference ends


The cost of the conference is £30 (with lunch) or £15 (without lunch). To attend, please fill in and send the form , together with a cheque payable to ‘BAHS’, to Dr Paul Warde, School of History, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, to arrive by Friday 29 November 2013.

Source: http://www.bahs.org.uk