East Yorkshire Local History Society

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This page is regularly updated with news of the society's activities and projects.

New Membership Secretary

15 Dec: After many years service Pat Aldabella has resigned as Membership Secretary, she has been replaced by David Bowes. Please sent subscription cheques to David rather than Pat please, his ... (read more...)

Fred Elwell - A Life in Art

3 Dec: FRED ELWELL RA: A LIFE IN ART_ - 150TH ANNIVERSARY OFFER Beverley-born artist Fred Elwell RA (1870-1958) trained at the academies of Lincoln, Antwerp and Paris, exhibited at the ... (read more...)

Beverley Gate

8 Feb: Dave Evans (Humber Archaeology Partnership) has produced an updated monograph on Beverley Gate, it also includes over 60 years investigations into the Hull Town Defences. Available as a free ... (read more...)

Britain on Film

19 Jan: As part of the legacy for the BFI’s Britain on Film project we have created a bespoke crowdsourcing platform based on films within the Britain on Film map on ... (read more...)

Hull Archaeology Conference

19 Jan: Exploring the Archaeology of Yorkshire Landscapes: conference inspired by Tony Pacitto (1931- 2003) – archaeologist, photographer, air photographer, excavator, geophysicist & metal detectorist Saturday 6 April 2019 10 am ... (read more...)

CBA Yorkshire archaeological walks

12 Aug: This coming Sunday, 12 August, CBA Yorkshire are hosting an Archaeology walking tour of Auburn Sands, Bridlington, led by the CITiZAN North team. The walk will look at the ... (read more...)