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Early Mainline Railways Conferences (all)

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    If you are researching early mainline railways or their social impact a reminder that the call for expressions of interest in presenting a paper to the 2018 EMLRC event to be held at the NRM in York next year closes on 30 June.

    Website and pdf with more info' are at - http://www.rchs.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/CALL-FOR-PAPERS-EMLR2rev.pdf & http://www.earlymainlinerailways.org.uk

    Post on behalf of the RCHS and Newcomen Societies.

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    Just a bump to remind any potential contributors that the deadline for submitting ideas for a paper is Friday of this week.
     
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    Early Mainline Railways 2nd Conference - Proceedings book

    EMLRC2 –the last chance to order and save is approaching! (This is the Conference as held in 2018 - see above) The book of the conference is now almost ready for print - this your last chance to subscribe at the substantially reduced rate of £36 (plus p&p). You will find the details at https://rchs.org.uk/early-railways-conference-combined/ on the RCHS website.

    The next conference will be in Swansea during June 2021 with the call for expressions of interest in presenting papers due out this coming January.


     
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    The Early Railways, and Early Mainline Railways serials of conferences are now combined. Next is in Swansea in June 2021, then near Darlington (Date/venue TBC) in 2025 for the obvious reasons of the S&D bi-centenary.
     
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    Latest update on the EMRC2 publication and Early Railways 7

    A reminder that whilst The 7th International Early Railways Conference at the National Waterfront Museum, Swansea, is not until 10th–13th June 2021, the closing date for the submission of proposals for papers is looming, being the end of this month - 30th June 2020. For full details see the call for papers on the RCHS website.

    The last conference was the 2nd International Early Main Line Railways Conference. Now that subscribers have their copies of the papers, a few copies are available for sale at the full price of £55 plus postage & packing (£3.95 UK; £10 Europe without the UK; £13 rest of world). More details will be found using the above link. Please contact roger.taylor@rchs.org.uk if you wish to order.

    John New on behalf of the ERC Committee.

    NB If you wish to be added to the Early Railways Conferences contacts list please contact me.
     

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