Southwark 

Doors open 11.30am

Southwark Local History Library,
211 Borough High Street, SE1 1JA


Group Secretary: Hilary Blanford

Meetings are on the 2nd Monday of alternate months at 12 noon
(except December, no meeting)

 

2018 
26thFebruary  depositphotos 38342893 stock video old photographs scattered

 Researching Photographic History 

 

Dr Pritchard is the Chief Executive of the Royal Photographic Society. Members are invited to bring old photographs to the meeting. Note: this is not a costume dating talk!

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS NOT THE NORMAL SOUTHWARK DATE

Dr Michael Pritchard

FRPS

9th April  borough
The Story of Borough High Street                 
Lionel is a local historian and his talk will include bridges, battles and bailiffs.
Lionel Wright
11th June lambethP
The usual meeting will be replaced by a visit to Lambeth Palace Archives.  All places for this visit are full.
13th August kent
Film show on Kentish Hopping, as experienced by residents of Southwark.
Lisa Soverall of Southwark Local Archives.  
8th October Dues and Benefits for Friendly Societies 
Burial Clubs – the Unfriendly Societies  
Audrey is the Records Specialist for Family History at the National Archives and will tell us about the Victorians’ emphasis on death, and more.
 Audrey Collins
December  Christmas lunch for Southwark members

 

Additionally the group is organising some informal meetings and visits on alternate Mondays between the formal meetings.

These may include visits to the London Fire Brigade Museum, Southwark Cathedral, Nunhead Cemetery and the Golden Hinde.

Doors open 11.30am

Southwark Local History Library,
211 Borough High Street, SE1 1JA

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Entry is from Borough High Street via John Harvard Library.

Local History Library website

WE ALWAYS WELCOME NON-MEMBERS TO OUR MEETINGS. 
WE DON'T MAKE A CHARGE BUT
WOULD VERY MUCH APPRECIATE A DONATION. 
 
OR HOW ABOUT CONSIDERING JOINING ESFHS?
THE ANNUAL SUBSCRIPTION IS ONLY £12

 

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