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 9th May, 2017
 at  7.30 pm 
 at The Memorial Hall, Main Road, Sheepy Magna CV9 3QU

Everyone welcome

ADMISSION FREE

  (Donations appreciated)

On display: Copy of 1686 document re: bread for the poor; Copy 1854 auction catalogue sale of Ridley/Wilson estates; copy 1895 conveyance plan of Sheepy Mill, Manor House etc.., copy 1914 Report/Balance Sheet of C B Lowe Ltd; 1946 OSmap of Coventry/Hinckley/Rugby & district; 1904/1960s/1997 newspaper articles; Display celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Sheepy Old Boys Football Team.

Illustrated Talks/Films: “The Poor Laws” (to gain an understanding of their workings prior to looking at the contents of Sheepy Magna’s Overseers of the Poor Town Book dating from 1742 to 1791)

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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  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: