Autumn 2007

Tue 4 Sep Robert Lancaster The Pioneer Years - Origins and Early Years of Letchworth Garden City
Tue 11 Sep John Cox "Fatty" Cavan - a Hertfordshire Field-Marshal
Tue 18 Sep Gill Cordingley The Story of St Leonard's Church - Hertford's Oldest Building
Tue 25 Sept Chris Green,
Director of St Albans Museums
Useful and beautiful - understanding trade tools from 1500 to the present
Fri 28 Sep Dr Anne Stott
Note change of speaker
The Life of William Wilberforce
Tue 2 Oct Jenny Stroud Thirteen Months as St Albans Mayor
Tue 9 Oct Jill Singer Uncovering Kingsbury Manor
Tue 16 Oct Barbara Chapman The Forgotten Historic Landscape of the Leverstock Green Area
Fri 26 Oct Dorian Gerhold,
Trade and Industry Committee, House of Commons
Goods and passenger transport by road before and after the turnpikes - concentrating on road services before turnpiking had a major impact (c.1750/60).
Tue 30 Oct Jane Kelsall Dissolution of the Monasteries - what happened at St Albans?
Tue 6 Nov Clare Ellis Hertfordshire - home of the pharmaceutical industry
Tue 13 Nov Dr Jill Barber Hertfordshire's Links with the Slave Trade and its Abolition
Tue 20 Nov David Short
Note change of speaker
Mapping the Past - the Hertfordshire Historical Atlas
Fri 30 Nov Dr Rosamund Bartlett,
University of Oxford
The Edge of Empires - the Story of the Balkans. The history of the Slav countries in South-East Europe.
Tue 4 Dec Dr Howlett From Coal Mine to Comet - Reminiscences of Hatfield
Tue 11 Dec Betty Ewens
Gerard McSweeney
Sander - St Albans Orchid King
The Redoubtable Duchess and Her Almshouses

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