THE HUNDRED OF YETMINSTER HISTORY SOCIETY
Meetings Programme 2019
All Meetings in St Andrew’s Hall,Yetminster at 2.30pm
Annual membership £7.50. Non-members and guests welcome – £2 entrance

 

13th February 2019

Jeremy Michell

The Franklin Expedition

An insight into the ill-fated expedition.
Jeremy Michell is Historic Photographs and Ships Plans Manager, at the National Maritime Museum so is well placed to give the story of this expedition. He has been working on an exhibition of this for sometime and it is now on display at Greenwich

 

March 13th

Mike Roussel

Amelia Earhart

The life and exploits of the noted Aviatrix following her career and considering her disappearance and possible discovery.

April 10th

Coach Trip to Tyntesfield
National Trust property near Bristol

 

 May 8th

Guided walk around Frome

  

June 12th

Coach Trip to Romsey Abbey & Mottisfont House and Gardens

 July 10th

Visit to Old Bowlish House at Shepton Mallett, with Cream Tea


11th September

Brigadier Michael Aris CBE, DL

Stratfield Saye

The Duke of Wellington’s Country House, given to the 1st Duke by a grateful nation.  The talk will also describe the funeral which was a lavish state occassion.