Talks and Lectures
The Saltford Brass Mill Project deliver talks on the Avon Valley Brass Industry to local history and heritage groups, family history societies and other interested organisations.
 
Three talks on Saltford Brass Mill and the Avon Valley Brass Industry are available:
Click on the boxes below to read a synopsis of each of the talks:
 
 
Synopsis:
The Early Avon Valley Copper and Brass Industry - 1690 to 1740
Synopsis:
The Later Avon Valley Copper and Brass Industry - 1740 to 1925
Synopsis:
John Padmore - 18th Century Engineer and Polymath
Synopsis:
The Restoration and Maintenance of an 18th Century Mill
Synopsis
Four Mills in Lyncombe and Widcombe, Bath - 1086 to 1950
Three further talks on the related subjects are also available on the 18th Century engineer, John Padmore, and development of water power in the Avon Valley
The 2020 programme of talks and events has been cancelled as a consequence of the corona virus epidemic
Provisional bookings are being taken for 2021
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Grade II* Listed Building 

 
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To arrange a talk, please contact
Tony Coverdale

Tel: 01225 317277
Mob: 0779 77 9587
Email:  secretary@brassmill.com  
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Two of the talks are now available online as audio-visual presentations:
 
  • The Early Avon Valley Copper and Brass Industry - 1690 to 1740
  • John Padmore: 18th Century Engineer and Polymath
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    Click on the thumbnail or box below to open the presentation
    Audio-Visual Presentation:
    The Early Avon Valley Copper and Brass Industry - 1690 to 1740
    Audio-Visual Presentation:
    John Padmore: 18th Century Engineer and Polymath
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    Audio-Visual Presentation:
    The Later Avon Valley Copper and Brass Industry - 1740 to 1925