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A day of talks and films in memory of Dr Ivor Brown, Saturday 27th October 2018 in The Glass Classroom, Ironbridge Gorge Museum Offices, Coalbrookdale, Telford TF7 8DQ
09.00 Registration and coffee.
09.30 Welcome and Introduction - David Adams;
Life of Ivor Brown - Kelvin Lake;
Ivor Brown and the Coalport Dodger - Neil Clarke;
God and the Miners - David Poyner;
SCMC/SMT - Andrew Wood; NAMHO - Nigel Dibben;
Ivor Brown and the St Aidan's Opencast Site - Sam Wood;
The Great Rock Sandwich - John Challen;
South Gloucestershire Celestine Mining - David Hardwick;
The Adventures of a Coal Mining Geologist - Rob Vernon;
The Yorkshire Coalfield - Eddie Downes
The setting up of the National Coal Mining Museum - (speaker tbc)
Summary of the day & thank you - Neal Rushton, Chairman of SCMC and David De Haan, Chairman Friends of IGMT.
Cost £10, with sandwich buffet, £5 without
Please complete the booking form below or send a paper copy to Verity Jones, Friends Administrator,
Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust, Coach Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford TF7 8DQ.
Payment by cheque should also be sent to Verity Jones.
Alternatively email email@example.com to book your place, and transfer the fee to:
Friends of Ironbridge Gorge Museum Activities a/c Lloyds Bank: Sort code 30-18-55 Account code 01767912 giving your booking number as a reference.
Two walks have been arranged for Sunday 28th October. These are (1) to view the Jackfield stabilisation works and mining in the Gorge led by Neil Rushton and (2) a walk around Coalbrookdale led by David de Haan. The walks start at 10.30 and last about 2 hours. There is a maximum of 20 on the Jackfield Walk.
The current programme can be downloaded HERE and a copy of the booking form (for postal bookings) can be downloaded HERE. If you download the form to your own computer, you can also book using the "submit" box on the form.
Printed on: 19/10/2018