Conference presentations and seminars

  • ‘“And since that time has never been heard of” The forgotten boys of the sea: Marine Society merchant sea apprentices, 1772-1873′, Maritime Historical Studies Centre, Blaydes House, Hull, 5 November 2018
  • ‘“And since that time has never been heard of” The forgotten boys of the sea: Marine Society merchant sea apprentices, 1772-1854′, Economic History Society Annual Conference, 7 April 2018
  • ‘The forgotten boys of the sea: Marine Society merchant sea apprentices, 1772-1854’, British Maritime History series @ Institute of Historical Relations, 20 February 2018
  • ‘“And since that time has never been heard of” Marine Society merchant service apprentices – the forgotten boys of the sea’, Caird Library Research Seminar, 26 June 2017
  • ‘Shipped out? A fresh look at pauper apprenticeship during the industrial revolution’, New Researchers Sessions, Economic History Society Annual Conference, 28 March 2014
  • ‘Child workers in English port towns during the industrial revolution’, The Child in the Pre-Modern Town, Pre-Modern Towns Conference, Institute of Historical Relations, 25 January 2014
  • ‘Shipped out? Pauper apprentices of port towns during the industrial revolution 1750-1870’, Port Towns and Urban Cultures Conference, Portsmouth University, 27 July 2013
  • ‘Children under the Old and New Poor Law – a fresh look at pauper apprenticeship’, New Work on the History of Childhood, Centre for the History of Childhood summer colloquium, University of Oxford, 29 June 2013
  • ‘Shipped out? Pauper apprentices of port towns during the industrial revolution 1750-1870’, OUDCE Local History Research Seminar, University of Oxford, 5 June 2013
  • ‘Shipped out? Child workers in English ports during the industrial revolution’, Port City Lives Conference, Liverpool University, 29 June 2012
  • ‘Poor children of port towns during the industrial revolution’, Centre for the History of Childhood, University of Oxford, 16 May 2012
  • ‘Shipped out? Poor children of port towns during the industrial revolution’, Child Labour in the Nineteenth Century, day school, Department for Continuing Education, University of Oxford, 12 May 2012