What’s New

New publication from the Bourne Society:

Richard Kearton’s Surrey Field Notes 1900-1927

Transcribed by Gwyneth Fookes. Foreword by Brian Thomas. Published June 2020 in an edition of 100 copies. This book is now available at a cost of £11 (plus postage) from the publications manager or direct from Mrs Fookes. Further details will be found on the Current Publications page of this website.

John & Edward Hassell. East Surrey in the 1820s and now

This presentation was first delivered at a forum meeting in November 2011 by Gwyneth Fookes and Robert Warner. It is here made available for your interest and amusement.

To download the presentation in pdf format please follow this link.

Recent additions to the website

Local History Records, Volume 101, Summer 2020 has been distributed to all members. For a view of its contents please follow this link. The closing date for submissions to the next issue of LHR is 23rd September 2020.

Index to Bourne Society Local History Records volumes 46 to 101 (2006-Summer 2020). This index is now available here for free download and has been updated to include volume 101. Print-on-demand copies may be ordered from the publications subcommittee (address on Contact Us page) for £2.50 plus £1.50 postage. This Index, along with Pearce’s Index to earlier LHRs and Bulletins, may be word-searched.