Held in Oxford. The Annual Conference focused on metals using in musical instruments, and included talks, visits and an opportunity to play instruments, as well as two recitals.
HMS Spring meeting held at the Institute of Archaeology, UCL. This workshop aimed to provide a forum for the presentation of studies on metallurgical remains excavated in urban contexts.
HMS AGM meeting held at Coalbrookdale.
The 300th anniversary of the first successful commercial use of coke to smelt iron is an appropriate moment to consider the impact of the industrial revolution on the modern world.