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October 2017
Tue 17DNA in Family History

Elizabeth Budd, Norfolk Heritage Centre

NRO
Tue 17Recreating ancient pots

Kate Phillips, Potter

WNKL
Thu 19Curious Suffolk

Sarag Doig

GHS
Thu 19St Benet's Abbey

Briant Smith

BRLHG
Fri 20Great Yarmouth's 17th Century Tokens

Adrian Marsden, Norfolk Museum Service

GYLH
Fri 20Ordinary Women, Extraordinary LIves - some Norfolk women in the first half of the 20th century

Frank Meeres

FCM
Tue 24The Good, the Indifferent and the Flamboyant - some Norfolk Clergy in the Geogian Era

FNHCT Annual Lecture: Celia Miller.
St Martin at Palace, Norwich, 1pm
£10 members, £15 non-members, refreshments

FNHC
Wed 25"You Will Make a Lovely Sergeant" - Flora Sanders in WW1

Jeanette Robinson

HDHS
Thu 26The Anglo-~Saxon Cemetery at Great Ryburgh.

Matthew Champion

ALHS
Tue 31AGM & William Allen, Grocer & Shipping Tycoon

Jonathan Hooton

BAHS
November 2017
Wed 1Wells in old Photographs

Maureen Dye

WLHG
Wed 1Roger Bigod & the Marshal Arms

Penelope & Rob Knee

NHS
Thu 2Mutiny on the Bounty - a local connection

Alan Leventhall

WDHS
Mon 13Standing Room Only? Finding the Other Churches of Medieval Norwich and John Sell Cotman's Medieval Norwich

Brian Ayers and Clare Haynes. Archive Centre.

NRO
Tue 14Earth and Sky : The Legacy of Trevor Ashwin

Imogen Ashwin (Artist and Heritage Consultant)

NAHR
Tue 14Archives for the Writer: A Conversation

Paul Willetts, Norfolk Heritage Centre

NRO
Thu 16V.A.D.'s War

Jonathan Dutton

GHS
Thu 16Georgian Norwich

Barbara Miller

BRLHG
Fri 17Digital Reconstruction Images of Yarmouth Town Wall

Paul Patterson, Engineer and Graphic Designer

GYLH
Fri 17Overstrand in the Great War - the story of the book

Tim Bennett

FCM
Tue 21Death (and life) at RAF Lakenheath; the Anglo-Saxon story

Jo Caruth, Suffolk Archaeology

WNKL
Thu 23Roman Roads in Norfolk

James Albone

ALHS
Tue 28Norfolk in WW1

Neil Storey

BAHS
Wed 29Canals & Waterways

Frances Hart

HDHS
December 2017
Sat 2Great Ryburgh : The Excavation of Rare Anglo-Saxon Coffins and a Saxon Church

Joint meeting with the NNAS (Norwich Castle Museum)
James Fairclough (Museum of London Archaeology)

NAHR
Wed 6RAF North Creake 1941-1945

Nigel Morter
This meeting at 2.30p,.

WLHG
Wed 6Christmas Event & MiscellanyNHS
Thu 7400 Years of Holkham Hall

Christine Hiskey

WDHS
Tue 12Cromer & the Georgian Seaside Resorts

Louise Allen

BAHS
Tue 12The Norwich Apocalypse

Dr Rebecca McGann

NRO
Fri 15Christmas Meeting

In-house Speaker followed by Buffet & Social Evening

GYLH
Tue 19The Mesolithic site of Star Carr, North Yorkshire; the use of new technologies

Becky Knight, University of York

WNKL
Thu 21Christmas Party and the History of Diamonds

Kelly Starling

GHS
January 2018
Tue 16The sister of Seahenge: Bronze Age timber circles and trackways at Holme next the Sea

David Robertson, Norfolk Historic Environment Services
Talk follows AGM

WNKL
Thu 18Meet Edward Paston

Robert Knee

BRLHG
Thu 18Meet Edward Paston 1550-1630

Robert Knee

 
Fri 19The Cromer seafront over the centuries

Peter Stibbons

FCM
Sat 20The Priory and Church of All Saints, Lessingham

David Stannard (Retired Business Lecturer and Local Historian)

NAHR
Thu 25A Striking Village

Anne May

ALHS
Tue 30Three short talks by membersBAHS
Wed 31East Anglian Dialect

Stuart Bowell
Talk follows AGM

HDHS
February 2018
Wed 7North Norfolk Ports in the 18th Century

Jonathan Hooton

WLHG
Sat 10Views from the Parish : What Pre-Victorian Churchwardens Can Tell Us

Valerie Hitchman (Honorary Research Fellow, University of Kent)

NAHR
Thu 15A Striking Village

Anne May

BRLHG
Fri 16The wool trade in Norfolk

Roger Arguile

FCM
Tue 20The Late Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic of West Norfolk in context

Lawrence Billington, University of Manchester.

WNKL
Thu 22Harriet Martineau

Nigel Wimhurst

ALHS
Tue 27The Story of Norfolk Wool

Roger Arguile

BAHS
Wed 28Afternoon Tea with Betsy - Elizabeth Fry

Georgette Vale

HDHS
March 2018
Wed 7Crab Fisheries of North Norfolk

Peter Stibbons

WLHG
Thu 15Why is there a Norfolk Dialect?

Peter Trudgill

BRLHG
Fri 16Oliver Locker Lampson and the RNAS Cromer Volunteers on the Eastern Front

Brenda Stibbons

FCM
Tue 20From Wash to Sherwood Forest: Some key themes in the life of an early medieval archaeologist

Dr. Gareth Davies, Trent and Peak Archaeology

WNKL
Thu 22Beating the Bounds in Georgian Norwich

David Berwick

ALHS
Sat 24Portable Antiquities in the Land of Boudica : Using Metal-Detector Finds for Research

Natasha Harlow (Postgraduate Researcher, University of Nottingham)

NAHR
Tue 27Saints & their Badges: Pilgrim Badges from Norfolk & Elsewhere

Dr Michael Lewis

BAHS
Wed 28Service and Sacrifice - Local Men in the First World War

Rosemary Steer

HDHS
April 2018
Wed 4A history of bricks

Peter Minter

WLHG
Sat 14From Brewing to Gentry : Creating Small Country Estates, 1780-1830

Margaret Bird (Honorary Research Fellow, Royal Holloway, University of London; FRHS)
AGM and Lecture

NAHR
Tue 17Northern Journeys: Medieval Anglo-Norwegian Trade, in Good Times & Bad

Dr. James Barrett, University of Cambridge

WNKL
Thu 19Strumpshws Fen - from the beginning

Mike Blackburn

BRLHG
Tue 24Scapegoat: The Avoidable Deaths of HMS Prince of Wales & HMS Repulse

Martin Stephen

BAHS
May 2018
Wed 2A history of bricks

Nigel Dark

WLHG
Wed 9AGM & Members’ Social EveningWLHG
Thu 17A Fragment from the Arabian Nights - the story of Norwich's Royal Arcade

David Bussey

BRLHG
July 2018
Sat 21Prehistoric East Anglia Conference (in memory of Peter Robins and Trevor Ashwin

Katharine Walker, Frances Healy, Christopher Evans, Andrew Lawson, Sarah Percival and Imogen Ashwin

 
   

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