Sandwich Local History Society
Lectures & Talks
Sandwich is much more than the place that gave its name to the “meat between two slices of bread” that John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich, reputedly requested more than 250 years ago. Sandwich still has many original medieval buildings, old town walls, Norman churches, almshouses, the unique Delf water supply, the working White Mill and though no longer a major port, the Stour quayside
Bringing local history lessons alive for young students
Local history is back on the school curriculum and the Sandwich Local History Society is keen to encourage youngsters such as these pupils of Sandwich Junior School to explore the subject on their door step – the most complete medieval town in England, Sandwich.