Sheepy Local History Society

                      (incorporating Sheepy Magna, Sheepy Parva, Mythe Farm, Pinwall & Cross Hands)

     We also hold some records of Orton on the Hill, Ratcliffe Culey, Sibson, Temple, Upton, & Wellsborough
meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the month
NEXT OPEN MEETING IS ON
Tuesday 13th September, 2016
 at  7.30 pm 
 at The Memorial Hall, Sheepy Magna
On Display: 

1793-95 Crop Returns for Magna/Parva/Pinwall; 1917 The Times History of the War; 1972 Auction catalogue/plan of 5.8 acres of land now Meadow Close, Oakfield Way etc., 1987/1994 Programme Sheepy Flower Show; 1990 Programme Sheepy School Fete; 2002 photo Church Fete; 2015 book Bi-centenary celebration of Nichols’ History of Leicestershire;

Illustrated talk/discussions:

“The Gate Inn, Sheepy Magna circa 1814 to 1871″

“Sheepy during the English Ciivil War 1642 – 1651″

ADMISSION FREE, Refreshments  (Donations appreciated)

Contact: sheepyhistory@btinternet.com

  If you have any old photos, artefacts, documents etc..connected to the area or you require further information we would be very pleased to hear from you

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  N O W   O N   S A L E

by local author, Robert Blenkinsopp

THE ANATOMY OF A COAL MINE – DAW MILL COLLIERY 1957 – 2013

Daw Mill

PRICE £14.95 (plus £2 postage in UK)

(136 pages)

To purchase email: bob@blenkinsopp.fslife.co.uk

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   Sheepy Local History Society’s 1st Publication  

A HISTORY OF SHEEPY CHAPEL & MEMORIAL HALL

(A Bicentennial Commemoration 1816 – 2016)

Book standard no film_20150922_0001
58 pages; 37 b&w images

PRICE £6.00 (plus £2.61 p&p UK)

Contact details: email: sheepyhistory@btinternet.com or available from the following outlets:

All Saints Church, Main Road, Sheepy Magna

Atherstone Visitor Centre, Unit 7 The Arcade, 71 Long St, Atherstone