2017 Annual Meeting

This year, the society's annual conference and AGM takes the theme of
‘A Life in the Day of Josiah Emery’.


James Nye, A Life in a Day: Josiah Emery, 33 Cockspur Street, 19 March 1781

Jonathan Betts, Josiah Emery: the Watchmaker, his Business and his Clientele

Peter Guillery, Shop-Houses and Built Contexts: Emery’s Premises and Environs

Lisa White, Home and Shop: Interiors of the London Town House of the 1780s

Roger Smith, The Immigrant Craftsman: Emery in London

Jerry White, Crime and Society: The Legal and Political Climate in 1780s London


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