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)

 

December 10  Christmas lunch for Southwark members Apply to Southwark Secretary 
  2019  
 February 11 fsearch

Trying to keep up with Family Search

Sharon will talk about all the new bells and whistles on the re-vamped Family Search website.  This is a free resource and one that is well worth exploring fully.

 Sharon Hintze
April 8 borough

The Story of Borough High Street

Lionel is a local historian and his talk will include bridges, battles and bailiffs.

Lionel Wright
June 10 WW2 midwives1 328x488

Seven O’clock and Not A Baby Bathed

The Story Of A Lambeth Midwife, as told by her grandson.

Robert Holden
August 12   

Members’ presentations.

Presentations will be limited to 5 at 10 minutes each. First come, first served.  

 

 

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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Google street view

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