CANCELLED - HALH Spring Meeting
May 9, 2020 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM at Bramfield Village Hall, Bramfield, SG14 2QL
Along with the annual Lionel Munby Lecture, this Spring meeting of the Hertfordshire Association for Local History will include talks from several of the county’s archaeological societies, all celebrating key anniversaries this year.
Admission is free to HALH members, £2 for visitors.
10.30 Doors open
11.00 Opening – Deputy Chairman
11.10 Welcome to Bramfield – President
11.20 A series of short talks from the following:
St Albans and Hertfordshire Architectural and Archaeological Society (celebrating its 175th anniversary) – Sandy Walkington, President
Welwyn Archaeological Society (60th anniversary) – Kris Lockyear
Norths Hertfordshire Archaeological Society (60th anniversary) – speaker TBC
13.00 Refreshments (buffet lunch) followed by an opportunity to visit St Andrew’s church, Bramfield
14.15 Lionel Munby Memorial Lecture: Place-names and the early administrative structure of Hertfordshire – Dr John Baker
15.00 Questions, followed by tea
The Association exists to promote the study and enjoyment of local history in Hertfordshire by assisting and encouraging local history societies; coordinating a network of local history recorders; organising events during the year; providing ‘priming’ loans to societies for special projects; and publishing the Herts Past and Present journal.