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
  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


(A Bicentennial Commemoration 1816 – 2016)
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58 pages; 37 b&w images
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