FOREST OF DEAN LOCAL HISTORY SOCIETY

Registered Charity Number 1094700
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Our Programme for 2008

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Resources for Researchers



Interested in researching a subject, but not sure how to start??
Download our guide here......

See the complete index for volumes 1 -20 of our journal (The New Regard)

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Request reprints from 'The New Regard'
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Learn more about our own library and index lists...
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NOW AVAILABLE!!



OUR LATEST CD

The CD contains unique records of Mining & Quarry fatalities in the Forest of Dean, together with an Index of Freeminers.

Also included are historical & modern photographs and descriptions of mines or their sites.

Full details of the CD here..............

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GEOMAP - FOREST OF DEAN


The GeoMap was unveiled on Saturday May 3rd at 11'30am at  New Fancy view by John Harvey (Deputy Gaveller) and Mark Harper MP.

The view above shows the guests and members at the launch ceremony at the GeoMap site.

After the ceremony, guests and members went on to the Speech House to enjoy a buffet lunch....more



Next Meeting
Purton Hulks
Sunday 18th May
3 pm

Self drive, meet at Purton P&D car park - email for details

Paul Barnett at Purton
"Exploring the riverside - exploring the hulks"

Morgan Phillips Price Another local hero...
Forest MP and distinguished journalis
t

Read Ralph Anstis on Morgan Phillips Price.

 Our Latest Journal!


The New Regard - Issue 22

Special 80 page edition celebrating the History Society's 60th anniversary

More details here.................

 



Get Involved!
A New Research Project
for 2008 /09

Remains of a Hudnals Settlement

Read about "Settlement in the Woods" and much more in our newsletter.





 Fancy a walk in the Forest
of Dean??

 
Three FREE 'Mines Trails' Leaflets available to download.........

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