WINTER INDOOR MEETINGS 2022-2023
Held in Burton in Kendal Memorial Hall at 7.30pm on the 3rd Monday of the month unless otherwise stated.
Visitors (2023) £2.50, members free.
Monday 16th January - Prof. Ian Hodkinson – The Life and Times of Francis Strickland & Stuart Pretenders
Monday 20th February - AGM & Simon Williams – The Mystery Chimney at Jenny Brown’s Point
The talk will be preceded by the Society’s Annual General Meeting - which should take only 15 to 20 minutes. Details of the Society Summer coach outing will also be made available.
Monday 20th March – Dr Sarah Rose – the updated Victoria County History Project - Researching Burton and its environs
Monday 17th April – Dan Elsworth – Gleaston Castle: A history and recent developments
SUMMER OUTDOOR MEETINGS (Note times)
Monday 15th May 2pm – Visit to Bleaze Hall, Old Hutton, LA8 0LU with Joanna Steven
Monday 19th June 7pm – Historic walk Kendal with John Bateson
Saturday 24th June – Coach outing to Newby Hall
Monday 17th July 7pm – Walk: Historic Kirkby Lonsdale with Tess Pike
Monday 21st August 2pm – Walk: Historic Sedbergh with Kevin Lancaster
WINTER INDOOR MEETINGS 2023
Monday 18th September – Judith Shingler – Sunderland Flying Boat Factory near Windermere
Monday 16th October – Dr Mike Winstanley – N.W. Landowners & Farmers in the 19th Century
Monday 20th November – Andy Lowe – Woodland Crafts & Industries
Monday 18th December – Steve Halliwell – A Year at Sizergh Castle, Park and Gardens