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, 13th March, 2018
at 7.30pm
at Sheepy Memorial Hall, Main Road, Sheepy Magna, CV9 3QU
Everyone welcome; Admission Free, Donations appreciated
On display:  copy 1575 will of Mary Astericke of Birmingham (former leaseholder of the Manor of Great Sheepy); copy 1853 patent & diagram of Charles Lowe’s improvement in milling; images of Sibson Mill; c1880 copy image of Oakeley family of Cliff House;  copy 1890 letter re Frog Hall Farm; 1930 Electoral Rolls; copy 1960s/70s newspaper articles; 1965 OS map of Atherstone, Witherley etc..; 1979/80 Parish Magazines; 2009/10 articles on discovery of battlefield related item;
Illustrated talks: 1) Images of local towns & villages from early to mid 20th century
Next Cataloguing/Research Session: 10am to 12 noon on Monday, 30th April, 2018 in First Floor Heritage Room, Sheepy Memorial Hall 
  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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