STICK Conference 2018

The 2018 conference will be held at the Scottish Maritime Museum, Irvine on Friday 26th October on the subject of ‘Old Heritage, New Uses’. The full conference programme will be available soon and places for our events can be booked via Eventbrite once live.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Matthew Bellhouse Moran (Assistant Curator, Scottish Maritime Museum) – Location, Location, Location: Re-use of the Linthouse Building
  • Jim Mitchell (Industrial Heritage Consulting) –  “Maid to sail” bringing a 65 year old paddle steamer back to life
  • Anita Quye Senior Lecturer (Conservation Science) Centre for Textile Conservation and Technical Art History – Materialising new thinking about modern material artefacts, their technical context and ageing
  • Mark Watson (Historic Environment Scotland) – The best is yet to come: re-use of textile mills
  • Jon Tyler (Chairman of the Ferryhill Railway Heritage Trust, Aberdeen) Restoring the Ferryhill Turntable and Engine Shed

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