Next meeting >> Tuesday April 26th. AGM and guest speaker, Burt McNeill, British United Shoe Machinery Company. St Mary's Hall

Our Aims

  • To encourage the study and recording of the industrial past of Leicestershire
  • To arrange talks, visits and field days concerned with industrial archaeology and history
  • To assist members and others with fieldwork and research
  • To publish and disseminate news and research concerned with the industrial history of Leicestershire
  • To build a library, increasingly digital, of relevant publications, documentary material and images
Stevensons Bridge
Stephenson's Lifting Bridge, Frog Island, Leicester, c. 1937 (c) Roger Hutchinson 2009
We are a lively and friendly Society with lots of interesting things going on.

Why not join us? No previous experience or knowledge necessary.

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