Master Carpenter and PHD Student Department of Archaeology and Ancient History at University of Leicester
Gord is a master carpenter and building conservator with over 30 years’ experience working with wood and timber. His portfolio includes the restoration of medieval castles in Europe, expedition huts in Antarctica and the re-creation of a 30-ton Roman war machine for BBC. Gord is an instructor in the Cultural Resource Management Program at UVic, the Canadian representative to the International Wood Council, and an Expert Member of the International Polar Heritage Committee. He’s the founder of M&L, a specialist carpentry company and a partner with Heritageworks an international heritage conservation company. Gord is currently undertaking doctoral research at UoL.
Monday, November 18
10:30 AM – 11:45 AM