Yelverton & District Local History Society

2018 - Programme of events

INDOOR EVENTS

TUES JAN 16 "The Fair Arm of the Law" - a talk by Simon Dell
TUES FEB 20

"Morwellham: Tavistock's Port" - a talk by Rick Stewart

TUES MAR 20 "Fieldwork and Roman Excavations at Ipplepen - a talk by Derek Gore (plus AGM & raffle)
TUES APR 17 "The Royal Clarence Fire and St. Martin's Island" - a talk by Dr. Todd Gray
TUES MAY 15 "Ivybridge and the 4 Parishes" - a talk by Sheila Hancox

OUTDOOR EVENTS

TUES JUNE 19

A guided tour of Crownhill Fort

Meet 7pm at main car park in fort

PL6 5BX

 

TUES JULY 17

An historical village walk around Yelverton

Meet 7pm at Leg O' Mutton car park

PL20 6AA

 

TUES AUG 21

A Stroll of discovery around Yennadon

with Liz Miall

Meet 7pm at Lowery Cross car park

SX 548692

 

 

INDOOR EVENTS

TUES SEP 18 "A Great and Desperate Venture: Belgian Refugees in Devon in the First World War" - a talk by Ciaran Stoker
TUES OCT 16 "The Building of Plymouth Breakwater" - a talk by Ron Smith
TUES NOV 20

"Back Tracking around the Princetown and Tavistock Branches" - a talk by Bernard Mills (plus Christmas Raffle )

 

All our indoor events are held at Meavy Parish Hall at 7.30 pm.

We welcome suggestions on topics for future events - please contact us & let us know your views

 

EVENTS

Talks are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at Meavy Parish Hall. Outdoor visits and walks take place in the summer at various locations in the area.

 

MEMBERSHIP SUBSCRIPTIONS


2018 rates are as follows:
Individual: 6.00
Family: 10.00

Contact: Nick Lane, Whitehall, Buckland Monachorum, Yelverton PL20 7NL

JOURNAL


The journal is published periodically depending on contributions from members.

CONTRIBUTIONS


Correspondence relating to the Journal and contributions for publication should be emailed to the Chairman - see Contacts page.