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
Tuesday, 8th May, 2018
at 7.30pm
at Sheepy Memorial Hall, Main Road, Sheepy Magna, CV9 3QU
Everyone welcome; Admission Free, Donations appreciated
On display:  copy of 1737 will of Thomas Gilbert, yeoman of Dordon, (owner of land now occupied by Mill View, Charnwood etc in Mill Lane & land at rear); 1839 letter written by Thomas William Blomefield, Lord of the Manor of Little Sheepy; 1871 electoral rolls; copy 1874-1906 Army Service Record of William Clark; original 1876 song book belonging to Catherine Wollaston of Sheepy Lodge; copy 1892 will of Catherine Joyce, landlady of the Black Horse; photos of the Veasey family who ran Sheepy Shop; copy 1960s business card for Black Horse; 1960s/70s newspaper articles etc…
Illustrated talks: “1911 census – Ratcliffe Lane & Main Road”
Next Cataloguing/Research Session: To be advised
                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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     Publications  

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 £5.00 (plus £2.61 p&p UK)
Contact details: email: sheepyhistory@btinternet.com