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Little Baddow Historical Society

The History Centre

 

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Members of our group exploring Westminster, including Parliament and St.Martins-in-the-Fields

AUTUMN ITINERARY 2017

DATE

LOCATION

DETAILS OF MEETING

September 12th

St. Andrews

Family History updates. Bring along any useful source you have that may be of interest to a Family History researcher. Also details of any websites that you have found useful whilst researching your family tree.  

19th

St.
Andrews

Talk by Alan Pamphilon entitled ‘Five not so famous people of Chelmsford’.  Alan highlights the lives of five Chelmsford residents:  An Inventor, an architect, a caretaker, an escaped American slave and a Surgeon doctor.

26th

St.
Andrews

Family History updates.  Discuss the role of the Priories before the Reformation.

October 3rd

 

Visit

Guided tour of Prittlewell Priory to learn about it’s 900 years of History.  Followed by refreshments in the Park.

10th

 

Visit

Visit to The Warren at 2.30pm to listen to a talk by Kerri about her experiences of working in an old building.  £4 p.p. including Tea/coffee and cake

17th

St. Andrews

Talk by Alan Mathews about the development of Marconi Radar entitled ‘The History of Radar and how we won the War.”

24th

 

NO MEETING HALF TERM

 

31st

St.
Andrews

Illustrated Talk by Michael Head on “Witches, Ghosts and Smugglers of the Dengie Hundred and Essex.”

November 7th

St. Andrews

Family History Updates.  Discuss what life was like in the Workhouse and highlight any ancestors that had experience of living in one.  Examine what records are available for family research.

14th

Visit

Visit to The Little Baddow History Centre to view their exhibition on Family History, highlighting some local family trees and connections.

21st

St. Andrews

Talk by Brenda Hooson on her work on the conservation of the Chapel Grounds.  Sharing the most interesting Flora and Fauna and some of the more unusual graves found there.

28th

St. Andrews

Family History Updates.  Quiz by Joanne and Hugh, with fun prizes, on events during this year of our family history Group.

NO MEETINGS UNTIL JANUARY 9th 2018

 

 

We meet on Tuesdays  2 - 4pm at St Andrew's Room

New members are always welcome!

For further information, call Chris Day on 01245 224094