Tavistock, Devon UK, 6-11 May 2016
The first international conference exploring the tinworking landscape of Dartmoor in a European context, is to be held in Tavistock from 6-11 May 2016. It marks 25 years of the Dartmoor Tinworking Research Group, and 10 years of the UNESCO World Heritage designation of the Cornwall & West Devon Mining Landscape. Twelve lectures (including speakers from Czech Republic, France, Germany and Iberia, as well as Britain), four evening events and three full days of field trips, will make this a truly memorable and important occasion for anyone interested in Dartmoor’s history and archaeology. Delegates will receive a Conference Booklet and a special medallion crafted in tin.
All bookings must be received by 30 April 2016. The full Conference Programme and details about booking are now available on the DTRG website: www.dtrg.org.uk