GNOSALL HERITAGE GROUP OPEN DAY Saturday 17th November 2018 Grosvenor Centre, High Street, Gnosall.
10.00am ‘til 4.00pm. Everyone welcome – Free Entry Theme: Local Industries & Occupations of the Past
The Large 1st Edition Ordnance Survey Parish Map of 1880 Tithe Maps and Tithe Awards of 1837/38 1910 Finance Act Maps & Field Books Can you locate where you live?
Old photographs & documents relating to the past industries of Gnosall, Moreton, Outwoods, Bromstead & Knightley. Displays and Videos educational for children. Children’s Quiz
Talks 11.00am – Bygone Gnosall Industries – Bob Johnson 12.00pm – The Shropshire Union Railway – Rex Butler & Phil Barnes 2.00pm – Role of Women from c.1850 – Daria Lalley & Carol Beaumont 3.00pm – The Shropshire Union Canal History – Peter Brown, Heritage & Planning Officer for IWA Shrewsbury & North Wales Branch
12.30pm – Guided village trail through Gnosall – Peter Jobling
Computer assistance will be on hand to explore the local history websites & records. http://www.gnosallparishcouncil.org.uk/heritage http://www.gnosallhistory.co.uk Refreshments available throughout the day.