The research conducted by the late Val Hall on the Pubs and publicans of Bradwell – for the years 1577 – 1940 has now been published on the website under Projects.
This is now online and is concerned with the accounts of the business transactions of Robert Hallam and his family, but there are also Tithe records for Bradwell, legal documents, copies of useful information, and a list of births marriages and deaths. Andy
Newsletter No. 13, March 2022, now online. Andy
The February 2022 BHS Newsletter has now been published. It’s on the Newsletters page. Andy
A history of the church, written by Charles Ashton for the centenary in 1968, has been added to the website. Andy
The account by Shirley Archer, written for the centenary in 1972, has been added to the website. Read it here.
Brian’s childhood memories of Bradwell have been added to the website and may be found here.
The first face-to-face meeting of the Bradwell Historical Society since February 2020 was held on 21st September 2021 in the Methodist Hall. 16 members attended. The speaker was Mike Storr who spoke on Masters of Mirth from the Music Hall era and recited some their poems and monologues such as Albert and the Lion.
The Bradwell Historical Society website has been launched at http://www.bradwellhistoricalsociety.org.ukIf you have any comments or feedback, please use the Contact page.
Percy Bernhardt and Methodist Sunday School added on Home page Andy