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April Talk

SS  GREAT  BRITAIN Ian Caskie will give a talk on SS Great Britain and the Bristol Docks on April 12th at Sheppard House, starting at 7.30pm prompt. Guests welcome £3.00

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January Social Evening

57 members enjoyed an excellent evening of folk music from ‘May Thrill’ They played two sets either side of a delicious buffet supplied by the 4 Seasons Deli. Our thanks to Lionel for the organisation of this successful evening, managing … Continue reading

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Summer 2017 Visits

Lionel organised two very popular visits – full details on the visits page

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Gravestone Recording

The remaining gravestones in St.Mary’s Churchyard were surveyed by Frances Penney + Dood Pearce from 1982-1987. These records have now been digitised, and the gravestones re-photographed to create digital copies which can be sent anywhere in the world on request. … Continue reading

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November Meeting

The society had a very entertaining performance by Philip Collins (Mr Collywobbles) entitled ‘The History of Punch and Judy’. He told us its origins and history with much participation from members, and then erected his theatre.  Dood had been ‘volunteered’ … Continue reading

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