Hampshire Industrial Archaeology Society
( HIAS )
is an active group with a current
membership of about 80, interested in all aspects of Hampshire's Industrial
Our activities have included surveys of
mills, breweries, brickworks, etc., as well as restoration and preservation.
Visits to places of
IA interest are also arranged and we host and participate in IA
conferences. We have published several monographs and
have an annual Journal, in addition to
Focus, a half yearly newsletter. We meet once a month at the Underhill Centre, St John's Church,
St. John's Road, Hedge End at 7.45 pm, usually with a talk on an IA related
subject (see meetings for details).
Because of the Covid-19 outbreak,
meetings have been cancelled until
The originally planned 2020
HIAS Meetings programme is available
here. A HIAS
leaflet giving details of the
Society is available
Journal 28 for 2020 has been published. Thanks
to the generosity of one of our late
members, Mrs Daphne Meller, we are
now able to make all but the current journal available
Bursledon Brickworks museum have
circulated some ideas of how you
might profitably spend time during
the lockdown, see
Museum at Home.
HIAS is a registered charity, No. 276898.