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EVENTS & CORPORATE HOSPITALITY > Speciality Events > New Researchers Conference

13th NEW RESEARCHERS IN MARITIME HISTORY CONFERENCE

ROYAL NAVAL MUSEUM, PORTSMOUTH HISTORIC DOCKYARD

Friday 11th - Saturday 12th March 2005

Sponsored by the Society for Nautical Research, the British Commission for Maritime History and the University of Portsmouth.

It is hoped to publish summaries of the Conference papers here in due course.

Conference programme

Chair: Captain Peter Hore RN (Retd), Member of Council and Chairman of the

Research Committee of SNR and Trustee of the Royal Naval Museum

• The New Forest and the Navy: Timber supplies to Portsmouth Dockyard in

   the 18th century -

   Jeremy Greenwood, University of Exeter

• The Brothers Pellew -

   Helena Benton, University of Portsmouth

• A Year off Provence: Victualling Nelson’s Fleet in the Mediterranean,

   July 1803- June 1804 -

    Janet Macdonald

Mathew Flinders with Bligh in the Providence -

   Peter Ashley, University of Portsmouth

• The Naval Biographical Database Project - the use of new technology in            historical research

    Christopher Donnithorne

• Flags and Frigates – Seamen’s Embroideries of the 19th Century -

  Bridget Crowley, London

• 19th Century Maritime Businesswomen -

  Helen Doe, University of Exeter

• The Flanders U-boat Flotilla, 1915-1918: A nest of vipers spawned

  by Allied Negligence -

  Deryck Swetnam, University of Portsmouth

• Welding Advances in Shipbuilding 1919 to 1939 -

  Keith Langridge, University of Essex

• RN Submarine Service Badges – Their History and Significance -

  Alexandra Havelock, Royal Navy Submarine Museum

 

 

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