Lecture programme 2017 – 2018

Download the Darlington Historical Society 2017-18 talks leaflet

talks-2017-18Lectures and meetings take place at Friends Meeting House, Skinnergate, Darlington DL3 7NG starting at 7.30pm.

Access to the building is at the rear, via the archway beside the Christian bookshop in Skinnergate.

Yearly membership costs £10 while visitor fee is £3 per meeting. Please pay at the door.

20 September 2017
Restoring the castle at Bishop Auckland – Lee Brownson of Auckland Castle Trust

18 October 2017
Oswald, King of the North – Max Adams

15 November 2017
The World War 1 Memorial, Eastbourne, Darlington – Anthony Magrys

20 December 2017
The Langworthy Mystery Tony Nicholson
Tony will have copies of his new book, based on his ‘Secrets from the Attic’ talks, available to buy.

17 January 2018
North East Film History – Tony Hillman

21 February 2018
From Rainwater Tubs To Taps: A history of Tees Cottage Pumping Station – George Beautyman

21 March 2018
Medieval Towns and Villages in Tees Valley – Robin Daniels of Tees Archaeology

18 April 2018
North Road Head of Steam Museum – Sam Woods
Members evening and AGM