Part of Historic Environment Scotland
A view of Sandside Harbour in Caithness looking out towards the sea

Industrial Archaeology Conference

Friday 22 June 2018 to Wednesday 27 June 2018

Wick, Caithness

General interest, Enthusiast, Professional

Least technical

Event Description

This industrial archaeology conference includes talks, tours and site visits in and around Caithness, with options starting and finishing in Inverness and a day in Orkney.  

Explore the exciting world of industrial archaeology in a part of Scotland noted for its geology, vernacular buildings, fishing stations and for the transformational presence of Dounreay and modern engineering firms.  

Book for as many days as you wish and arrange your own accommodation. 

This conference is a partnership between Historic Environment Scotland, the Scottish Industrial Heritage Society and the Scottish Vernacular Buildings Working Group and includes speakers from Tekniska museet, National Museum of Science and Technology.

Booking: To view the full range of prices per conference day and supplementary activities, please click the 'Book now' button below for more information. There are member discount codes and prices for individual activities. 

Additional information: Please advise of any dietary or access requirements in advance. 

Download the full programme

Download the programme for Saturday 23 June

View 6 available dates until Wed 27 Jun 2018

Dates & Times


Fri 22 Jun 2018
to Wed 27 Jun 2018
9.30am - 5.30pm