Founded 1946, by Geoffrey Beard

Stourbridge Historical Society

Programme 2020

Thursday 16th January

Peter Bates

‘The Story of Woolworths’ (Illustrated) 


Thursday 20th February 

Ned Williams

‘Stourbridge’s Famous Mrs Patch and Other Mysteries’ (Illustrated)


Thursday 19th March (Cancelled)

Brian Barkway

‘Pegasus Bridge, My Father’s Contribution’ (Illustrated)


Saturday 11th April (Cancelled)

Visit to Worcester Cathedral: Tour with World War I Theme  


Thursday 14th May (Cancelled)

James Measell

‘British Pressed Glass 1837-1937’  (Illustrated)   


Saturday 4th July (Cancelled)

Visit to Kinlet Hall, Shropshire


Saturday 8th August (Cancelled)

Guided Visit to Three Droitwich Churches with Tim Bridges


Thursday 17th September (Cancelled)

 Julian Hunt

‘Halesowen Under the Abbots and the Lytteltons’  (Illustrated)


Thursday 15th October (Cancelled)

Gillian White

‘The Most Dissolute Man in London-

The First Duke of Devonshire and the Building of Chatsworth’ (Illustrated)


Thursday 19th November (Cancelled)

Max Keen

‘Oliver Cromwell’ (Illustrated)


Thursday 10th December (Cancelled)

Annual General Meeting

Max Hunt   ‘Herbert Austin and the Longbridge Story’ (Illustrated)


All meetings are held in the Wollaston Room, Stourbridge Town Hall at 7.30pm

Annual Subscription:  £10.00:    Visitors Welcome:  £3.00

Further details from David Hickman 01384 274014