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 14th March, 2017
 at  7.30 pm 
 at The Memorial Hall, Main Road, Sheepy Magna CV9 3QU

Everyone welcome

ADMISSION FREE

  (Donations appreciated)

On display: 1870’s memos from C B Lowe of Sheepy Hall; Early 20th century newspaper articles; 4 original cookery books dating from 1902 to 1940; 1914 Illustrated War news; 1937 original air raid precaution booklet (national); 1970s plans/correspondence Memorial Hall Car Park; etc

Illustrated Talks/Films: 1)“Sheepy Parva before and after the Enclosure of 1769” & 2) Continuation of journey back in time 1912-1919 (time permitting)

Next cataloguing/research session: Monday 27th March, 2017, First Floor Heritage Room (disabled access via stairlift), Sheepy Memorial Hall from 10am to 12noon.

                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:

Atherstone Visitor Centre, Unit 7 The Arcade, 71 Long St, Atherstone