Join us at Thinktank for this months Newcomen Society's public lecture where Dr Ian West shows how and where modern domestic comforts were pioneered. 

Newcomen Midlands Public Lecture

This event is organised by Newcomen: The International Society of the History of Engineering and Technology in conjunction with Thinktank: Birmingham Science Museum, and will be joined by Ian West a freelance historical archaeologist and Honorary Visiting Felloe, University of Leicester: Country House Technology Project. The lecture will focus on how technology has transform the country house. 

Where is it? 

The Lecture is free to attend and will take place in the Thinktank Lecture Theatre, found on Level two in Millennium Point. 

Everyone is welcome and doors open at 6.30pm, the lecture starts at 7pm. 

Please note this is an after hours event and entry is to the theatre only.