Wednesday 1st February
Recent Research on Sailortown and the London Docks
By Derek Morris
Wednesday 1st March
London’s Lea Valley -
By Dr Jim Lewis
Wednesday 5th April
My years on the River
By John Window who has just retired from working for the PLA for 51 years.
Wednesday 3rd May
Forgotten Parish of Denton
By Christopher Bull
Saturday 13th May
Thames River Crossings
Wednesday 7th June
Oars Oars, Sculls sculls: Constructing the Thames Waterman in the Eighteenth Century
By Hannah Melissa Stockton
Wednesday 5th July
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING FOLLOWED BY TALK
The Hempen Jig -
By Chris Ellmers our President
Wednesday 2nd August
Refugees, Railways a River and a Ram – Historic Wandsworth
Led by Diane Burstein
Full details will be published when they become available.
Wednesday 6th September
An Archivist’s Eye View of Morden College
By Elizabeth Wiggans
Wednesday 4th October
The Fleet Ditch
By Rodney Brown
Wednesday 1st November.
Blockade Running in the American Civil War with special Reference to London-
By Edward Sargent our Chairman.
Wednesday 6th December
CHRISTMAS SOCIAL AND EVENING TALK
The Thames Discovery Programme: Community Archaeology on London’s Foreshore
By Nathalie Cohen, Head of Community Archaeology, Museum of London Archaeology
PROGRAMME OF EVENING MEETINGS
PROGRAMME OF EVENTS
The Group usually meets on the first Wednesday of each month excluding January. Meetings start at 5:30 for 6:00 and end at 8:00
The lectures are given at the Museum of London Docklands, West India Quay, (off Hertsmere Road) London E14 4AL
The Group also arranges visits to sites of interest. Please check the programme to see when and where these are.
Please click here for details of how to get to the Museum and a map showing the locations of its entrances, nearby stations and car park.
HOW TO GET THERE THERE
If you are a Blue Badge holder requiring free disabled parking, please contact the Museum of London Docklands security on 020 7001 9808, a day or more in advance if possible, to make out-
Should you arrive late and the Museum main door is closed, there is an entrance called the ‘Staff Entrance’ manned by a security guard at the back of the Museum on Hertsmere Road, down a few steps. You will need to press button to right of door.
Please click here to see details of previous events organised by the Group.