PINNER LOCAL HISTORY SOCIETY
PINNER VILLAGE HALL, CHAPEL LANE CAR PARK, HA5 1AB
MAIN MEETINGS PROGRAMME 2017-2018
Meetings begin at 8.00pm
7 Sept 2017 Simon Inglis “Played in Middlesex”.
The sporting heritage of the “dear vanished county”.
5 Oct Pat Clarke “Digging in Pinner”.
Our local historian on findings from archaeological excavations.
2 Nov Tony Eaton “The curious disappearance of Glen Miller”.
Unravelling a mystery.
7 Dec Tony Adamson “Bells and Baldrics”.
A history of Morris dancing by a Morris man.
1 Feb 2017 Neil Watson “The Denham Murders of 1870”
A Pinner researcher on a sensational Victorian crime
1 March Research Group Presentation
“Pinner’s Old Roads and Paths: Tracks, Travellers, Turnpikes and Tarmac”.
5 April Mark Saxon “Batchworth Lock and its surroundings”.
A tour through the history of the canal at Rickmansworth.
24 May AGM, followed by Jo Crocker “West House: the families and servants wholived there”.
The past of the house at the heart of Pinner.
7 June Oliver Green “Becoming Metroland: how the railways shaped Pinner”.
Research fellow of the London Transport Museum.
Fuller details of the talks are in the News Letter