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Thursday, 22nd March 2018 - Sheffield Cathedral: 900 years of Sheffield History in One Building – Janet Ridler

Janet will present an entertaining and informative illustrated talk which gives a history of Sheffield as told by its Cathedral, from medieval times to the present day. Sheffield Cathedral is the cathedral church for the Church of England diocese of Sheffield, England. Originally a parish church, it was elevated to cathedral status when the diocese was created in 1914. Sheffield Cathedral is one of five Grade I listed buildings in the city.

Published 18 March 2018.

Miscellany 10 - for 2017 - expected to be published in  April 2018. Articles are expected to be:

Our Passchendale - 2017 - Sally and Stuart Mullins ; A short account of Henry Bradley - Philip Cousins; Brimington's gala queen 1967 - Janet Walmsley; Memories of  Brimington Common Methodist Church - the late A.E. Buckley. Plus our usual chronicle of local events.

Published 18 March 2018

Miscellany 9 - for 2016  was published in April 2017. At 82 pages it costs £6 plus postage. Articles are:

  • Remembering Brimington's men on the Somme - Sally and Stuart Mullins 
  • Social housing on Piccadilly Road (Tapton) - Philip Cousins
  • In search of the Victoria Hotel, New Brimington - Paul Freeman
  • Our usual chronicle of local events which includes extended comments on Lodge Farm, Chesterfield Waterside and developments at Tapton golf course.

It is available at our meetings or fill in the contact form for more details on how to obtain a copy by post.

Published 24 September 2017.

Brimington and Tapton Local History Group
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