The National Association
of Mining History Organisations
We were formed in 1979 to act as the national body for mining
history in the United Kingdom. There are now over 70 member organisations, including societies,
museums, firms, etc. and membership now extends to Ireland. On this site, you will find out more
about NAMHO, its aims, its members and its contribution to the mining heritage.
Active mine explorers will also find guidance on
managing archaeological finds underground as well as how to lead
groups of novices and experienced explorers.
Armchair miners are also catered for with an
Some parts of the site need a password to enter.
If you want to see these, please contact the Webmaster.
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NAMHO 2018 CONFERENCE UPDATE
This year's NAMHO Conference is now less than 8 weeks away so time for an update.
Preparation is going well with a full programme of talks and activities confirmed, numbers of delegates are also looking good (but still not too late to sign up).
CONFERENCE BOOKING OPEN
Booking for this year's NAMHO Conference in the Forest of Dean is now open. Follow the links from our Meetings tab on the menu above to go to the conference site or else go to www.namhoconference.org.uk. See you there!
NAMHO CONFERENCE 2018
Oct 03, 2017, 11:45
Initial details are now available for the conference to be held in the Royal Forest of Dean on 1st, 2nd and 3rd June 2018. The conference flyer and call for papers are available from the Conference 2018 page on this site or directly by using the lin ...