THAS Research

Telford Historical & Archaeological Society Research

Before the WLSF started its “Transactions”, the Telford Historical and Archaeological Society produced an annual “Journal” of local research:-

JOURNAL OF TELFORD HISTORICAL AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY No. 1 1997

The Wroxeter Hinterland Project, by John Pagett
18th Century Coalmining Earthworks at the Spread Eagle Site. Little Wenlock, by Lance Smith
The Archaeology of Navigation on the Upper Severn by Neil Clarke
Union Workhouses in Shropshire, by Lance Smith
Local History and Archaeology: a survey of members’ work

JOURNAL OF TELFORD HISTORICAL AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY No. 2 1998

St Georges Moated Site, by Brian Savage
Industrial Activity on the Tern Estate, 1735-1771: a case study of the relationship between industry and agriculture. by Margaret Withington
Hills Lane Colliery, Madeley: the Shropshire mine visited by a Child Employment Commissioner, by Ivor J. Brown
William Day and the Madeley Guardians, by Lance Smith
St Georges ‘Dragons’ Football Club and the Shropshire F.A. Challenge Cup, 1884-1887, by Jim Cooper
Co-operation in a Shropshire Village: the C.W.S. at Roden. by Peter Houghton

JOURNAL OF TELFORD HISTORICAL AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY No. 3 1999

Viroconium Cornoviorum, by John Shearman
On the Trail of a Shropshire Knight Hospitaller, part 1,by Neil Clarke
Elinor Wager, Harvest Woman, by Beryl A. Brown
Wellington: an Inadequate Workhouse, by Lance Smith
Aqueduct: Local History in a Wider Setting, by Marilyn Higson
Pecking Order in the Pews? Methodism in Hadley, 1870-1920, by Terry Gilder
The Story of the Calendar, by Lance Wise

JOURNAL OF TELFORD HISTORICAL AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY No. 4 2000

On the Trail of a Shropshire Knight Hospitaller, part 2, by Neil Clarke
The Hadley Mining Field, by Ivor J. Brown
The Difficult Gestation of Clun Union Workhouse, by Lance Smith
Emigration from East Shropshire to the USA and Canada before the First World War, by Donald F. Harris

JOURNAL OF TELFORD HISTORICAL AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY No. 5 2001

On the Trail of a Shropshire Knight Hospitaller, part 3, by Neil Clarke
Wrockwardine Wood Glassworks (1792-1841), by Paul Luter
The White Brickworks and its Mines, Ironbridge, by Ivor J. Brown
Matthew Stead and the Ludlow Workhouse, by Lance Smith

JOURNAL OF TELFORD HISTORICAL AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY No. 6 2002

Prehistoric Sites und Finds around Telford by John Pagett
Newport Workhouse and the Problem of Children, by Lance Smith
The Dark Lane Pit Disaster, 29 December 1862, by Ivor J. Brown
The Lodge or Priorslee?’ by Jim Cooper

JOURNAL OF TELFORD HISTORICAL AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY No. 7 2003

Thomas Beddoes. Chemist and Physician by Svlvia Watts
Church Stretton Workhouse and its Builders bv Lance Smith
The Shropshire Pit Mouse bv Ivor J. Brown
Local Historians: W. Howard Williams. 1911-75 by Neil Clarke

JOURNAL OF TELFORD HISTORICAL AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY No. 8 2004

Roman and Anglo-Saxon Finds and Sites around Telford by J.A. Pagett
Shifnal Workhouse by Lance Smith
Thoughts on the Monthly Accounts of the Donnington and Priorslee Collieries, January 1891 to December 1892 by David John Hallett
Pyrites Mining in Shropshire by Ivor J. Brown

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