The Docklands History Group is publishing proceedings of its symposia. So far, that for the 2012 Shipbuilding on the Thames conference and the London and the Whaling Trade conferences are available shortly. Work on the next two sets of proceedings, those for the Port of London in the First World War and the 2015 shipbuilding on the Thames conferences are currently being edited. Details of these will be published on the website as soon as they become available.
This conference was the first to be organised by the the Group, took place in February 2012. They have been edited by Chris Ellmers. Please Click Hereto take you the page giving full details of these
Proceedings of the Fifth Symposium on Shipbuilding on the Thames
By Stuart Rankin
The Docklands History Group is very pleased to make available this bookelet on the Surrey Commercial Docks. To download a free copy of this please Click Here.
This is part of a widely acclaimed and important series of Rotherhithe booklets researched, written and published by Stuart Rankin. Originally published in the 1990s, these booklets have long been out of print but Stuart is now making the others, including those on shipbuilding in Rotherhithe, available to purchase on his own website, British Transport Treasures and these should be coming out over the following months. PleaseClick Here to go to his website at www.britishtransporttreasures.com/product/shipbuilding-in-rotherhithe-bull-head-dock-to-the-pageants-part-i-to-part-4-ebooks/. .
A Short History of the Surrey Commercial Docks
Proceedings of the London and the Whaling Trade Conference