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Earlier events   The Crowborough & District Historical Society Program of Events
7:30pm for 8:00pm start at Crowborough Community Centre, Crowborough

5th Jun 2018The Lost Industries of Lewes
by John Davey
Lewes was formerly a hive of industry and its river banks were once lined with cargo docks and warehouses. John illustrates his talk with a collection of photographs amassed by his father.

3rd Jul 2018A Sussex Scrapbook
by Chris Horlock
A miscellaneous collection of Sussex history, anecdotes and folklore.

25th Aug 2018Pevensey: its Castle plus Court House Museum and Gaol – on our Southdown Coach

4th Sep 2018Bridge Cottage, Uckfield
by Mick Harper
The story of a 'Wealden' hall house, dating from its 1436 beginnings to its 2016 restoration.

2nd Oct 2018Sussex during the First World War
by Ian Everest
A look at aspects of daily life in front-line Sussex - a county within the sounds of guns on the Western Front. A significant talk, this year being the 100th anniversary of the end of the Great War.

6th Nov 2018Women's Suffrage
by Frances Stenlake
A story of women’s campaigning, law-abiding and non-violent, with reference to Crowborough, Uckfield and Heathfield, this year being the 100th anniversary of women getting the vote.

4th Dec 2018AGM with cheese and mulled wine to follow