POSTPONED – Archives for London 2020 Conference

Flushed with Success: London’s Waterways Engineering

As a result of recent government guidance we feel we must follow advice and postpone the 2020 Archives for London Conference. We will bring you news of a new date as soon as we can. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.

We are pleased to announce that the 2020 Archives for London Conference will take place on Friday 27th March!

Join us for a day of talks exploring the historic relationship between London and its rivers – including bridges, docks and sewers!

Talks include:

London Bridge and its Houses c1290-1790 – Dorian Gerhold

Crossness Pumping Station – Past, Present and Future – Petra Cox/Mike Jones

Vanishing Act: The smaller rivers of South London and Bazalgette’s Main Drainage – Jon Newman, Lambeth Archives

The full programme is available at

Advance booking is essential. Please book your place through Eventbrite or by contacting Secretary Alex Fisher on 020 7594 8818.

Huntley Room, London Metropolitan Archives

Ticket prices: £19 AfL members or £25 non-members