York, UK – Research Workshops 2007-08
14.00 Wednesday 14th May 2008*
RAILWAYS AND THE EAST RIDING*
Christopher Ridgway (Castle Howard)
Castle Howard and the Earls of Carlisle in the first steam age
Keith Nolan (IRS&TH)
Municipal politics and regional monopoly: railways and the Port of
*/All welcome./ *Light refreshments will be served.
*/Please note/ * All workshops are now held in the NRM’s new Search
Engine research and study facility. Search Engine is accessed from the
ground floor of the Great Hall.
The National Railway Museum is about 3 minutes’ walk from York railway
station via the footbridge. Please use either public entrance to the NRM
and tell the staff at the desk that you are attending the IRS&TH
workshops. Cycle parking is available at the City Entrance. Motorists
please note that NRM parking charges apply (except for
registered-disabled parking, available at the City Entrance).