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NEWS & EVENTS 
 
 
 
 
 
NEWS & EVENTS 
 
 
 
 
 
NEWS & EVENTS 

SWMHS 2018 Annual Lecture at PLYMOUTH UNIVERSITY 

Wednesday 14th February 2018 
18:45 for 19:00 
The Roland Levinsky Lecture Theatre No. 2 
Admission free 
 
Speaker: Capt. Alastair Letty 
'Decommisioning Offshore Oil Platforms, including single lift technology using Pioneering Spirit' 
 
 
For full details or to reserve a place please see the file below. This is a FREE lecture sponsored by SWMHS & The Marine Institute of Plymouth University - 120 places available on a first to book basis. Please contact Martin Hazell, 124 Molesworth Road, Plymouth, PL34AH (01752 550 768 - an answerphone message may be left) or m.hazell7@btinternet.com or actingchairman@swmaritime.org.uk 
 

SWMHS Meeting at North Devon Maritime Museum 

There will be a meeting of SWMHS at North Devon Maritime Museum in Odun House, Appledore, EX39 1PT, on Saturday, April 21st 2018 from 10am to 4:30pm. 
 
The meeting is open to friends of North Devon Maritime Museum and other local history societies at a cost of £3 each. 
 
The day will include a tour of the museum and archives as well as several talks on subjects including growing up next to Richmond Dry Dock, Sea Shanties, and wooden boat building at the Hinks Shipyard in Appledore, among others. 
 
For a full itinerary, directions and more details, please see the attached document. Please reply by the 14th April to: Martin Hazell, 124 Molesworth Road, Plymouth, PL3 4AH. 
 

The British Commission for Maritime History New Researchers in Maritime History Conference 2018, hosted by the SS Great Britain Trust 

The New Researchers in Maritime History Conference 2018 will be held at the Brunell Institute, SS Great Britain, Bristol on Friday 6th April. 
 
For the full itinerary and the booking form, please click here
 
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