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Our next talk will be on Thursday 26 May 2022 – Christ Church, Stonegravels, paupers research project.

We have now set the venue, date and time for our summer outdoor meeting, which will be an afternoon visit to the Markham Vale Memorial Trail on Tuesday 23 June. Follow the link here to find out more about our meetings.

There’s a George Stephenson day, organised by Chesterfield Museum and Holy Trinity Church on Saturday 11 June, 10am to 4pm at Holy Trinity Church, Newbold Road, Chesterfield. Download the poster below to find out more.

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Do you remember Bill Carter?

One of our members has had his memory stirred a bit following the posting of a newspaper report on our website highlighting the Red Lion public house in 1963. Amongst those ‘down at the local’ was Bill Cater (actually, we think, Carter), where he had installed his own £2,500 electric organ in the Red Lion.Continue reading “Do you remember Bill Carter?”

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