The next LTAN meeting will be held virtually on Friday, 22nd October 2021, at 11.00am. We’ll be having presentations from the London & North Western Railway Society and The Bus Archive about their collections and activities, and a specially filmed video about the Great Western Trust at Didcot. There will also be an open forumContinue reading “Date for Autumn Meeting”
The next general interest meeting of LTAN will be at 2.00pm on Monday 7 June 2021, via MS Teams. More details on the programme will follow nearer the date. A separate business meeting will be held at 2.00pm on Monday 24 May, also via MS Teams. We’ve already circulated joining details to mailing list andContinue reading “Dates for next meetings”
For anyone who was unable to attend on 11 March, a recording of the webinar about the background, formation and aims of the Land Transport Archives Network, forming part of the Transport & Mobility History Seminar series, is now available on the YouTube channel of the Institute of Historical Research.
We held our third virtual meeting on Friday, 26 February 2021. This included three fascinating and informative presentations on TfL Corporate Archives during the pandemic, The National Fairground and Circus Archive, and the archive of the Merchant Navy Locomotive Preservation Society, as well as a discussion on the proposed surveying work. Thank you to allContinue reading “3rd LTAN Meeting”
A new Twitter account for the network was launched today. See @LTAN_info
Our sister network, the Aviation and Aerospace Archives Initiative, has recently published an online Guide to the Archives of UK Aircraft Manufacturers Ever wondered where you can find the early minutes of Bristol Aeroplane Co or Hawker Aircraft Ltd, the technical reports issued by the Royal Aircraft Establishment or manuals relating to interwar Gloster aircraft?Continue reading “The Aviation and Aerospace Archives Initiative”
The next LTAN meeting will be held virtually on Friday, 26 February 2021, 10.00-12.00am. If you would like to attend, and have not already received the log-in details, please contact us at LandTransportArchivesNetwork@gmail.com