Victorian Cities Revisited: Heritage and History Conference
October 15–16, 2014
Middlesbrough Town Hall
Confirmed Speakers: Professor Barry Doyle (University of Huddersfield); Professor Bob Morris (University of Edinburgh)
“Victorian Cities Revisited: Heritage and History Conference” seeks to explore the legacy of Asa Briggs’ landmarkVictorian Cities by considering how the heritage and history sectors have explored and revised perceptions of this period of vast urban transformation, both in the United Kingdom and across the globe.
In partnership with the University of Huddersfield, Victorian Cities Revisited is part of the £2.6m Heritage Lottery Fund-supported Tees Transporter Bridge Visitor Experience Project. The conference will take place in the Victorian boom town of Middlesbrough on October 15–16, 2014 and includes optional visits to a number of heritage sites in the town including the landmark Tees Transporter Bridge.
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