Sandwich History Society: Talks and Events

Sandwich History Society holds talks or lectures throughout the year - COVID 19 - many lectures are held via Zoom
More information about the lectures and outings please contact Mike Elms sandwichlocalhistorysociety@gmail.com


Lectures 2020 - 7:30pm


Events and Talks -

Many of our Talks and Lectures are now by Zoom, the programme is provisional so please look again for updates.

12th November 2020 - Log between 18:45 and 19.25 - lecture starts 19:30

Via ZOOM

Dr Imogen Corrigan

"Stone on Stone: The Master Masons, the men who built Cathedrals"

Anyone wishing to join in would need to email sandwichlocalhistorysociety@gmail.com for the instructions required which allows you to join in the Zoom presentation, see and hear Imogen and even ask questions at the end.

14th January 2021 at 7:00pm - Venue TBA - Please check again

AGM followed by:
Nick Woodland

"The History of Stonar Lake"

11th February 2021at 7:30pm - Venue TBA - Please check again

Mike Elmes

"My life at the Channel Tunnel"

11th March 2021 at 7:30pm - Venue TBA - Please check again

Prof. Richard Eales

"Kent Domesday and the Norman Conquest (incl. a case study of Sandwich)"

15th April 2021at 7:30pm - Venue TBA - Please check again

Annie Kemkaren-Smith - Curator Leeds Castle

"Leeds Castle and its fascinating History"

20th May 2021 at 7:30pm - Venue TBA - Please check again

Prof. Jackie Eales

"The Glorious Revolution of 1688: How Glorious? How Revolutionary?"

Events and Items of Interest - Days Out


Item of Interest from the British Film Institute -

A 9 minute Film made in 1934 "Curiosities of Sandwich" - a delicious portrait of Sandwich, photographed by Fred Ford.

Past Talks and Past Events

8th October 2020 at 7:30pm in Sandwich Guildhall

CANCELLED

Dr John Butler

"The Relics of Thomas Becket"

10th September 2020 at 7:30pm in Sandwich Guildhall

CANCELLED

Dr Andrew Richardson - Cant. Arch. Trust

"Metal Detectorists vs Archaeologists"