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 June , 2017
 at  7.30 pm 
 at The Memorial Hall, Main Road, Sheepy Magna CV9 3QU

Everyone welcome

ADMISSION FREE

  (Donations appreciated)

On display: Documents/images of Temple Mill, Wellsborough; 1801-1817 Poor Rate Returns for Magna & Parva; 1895 copy list of shareholders in C B Lowe Ltd, Sheepy Mill; 1899 Original Auction catalogue of the Perkins Arms, Orton; Copy of 1924 catalogue of contents of Sheepy Hall; 1930 Original Parish magazine; 1960s original newspaper articles; 1979 Parish Magazines …

Illustrated Short Talks: 1)Great Sheepy Overseers of the Poor Accounts 1743/1744; 2) The role of All Saints churchwardens & their accounts for 1775 to 1778 & 3)(Time permitting) Will of Robert Devereux, Earl of Essex, favourite of Elizabeth I (owner of New House & Pinwall Granges)

Next cataloguing/research session: Monday, 26th June, 2017, 10am to 12noon at First Floor Heritage Room. Sheepy Memorial Hall

                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