Tintinhull Local History Group
Meetings Programme



Summer 2017

Friday 5th May at 3.30pm
Guided Tour around Glastonbury Abbey.
Non Members welcome.


Sat 1st July
- Tintinhull Village Induction - 2pm
A guided walk around the village ending at the
TLHG Exhibition at Tintinhull House with refreshments.
Non Members welcome.



Autumn 2017


27th September - Ross Aitken

‘Flax in South Somerset in the C14th to C18th’
history of flax & hemp growing in our area and
the social conditions as a labourer and at sea just before Trafalgar .



25th October - Brian Read

‘ Metal Detecting’

Brian will bring selection of metal artefacts (possibly coins as well)
found by members of Yeovil and Weymouth & Portland Metal-Detecting Clubs.
Some objects are extremely rare or even unique in the known record.


22nd November - Ted Udall

"From Slavery to the Workhouse: TheLaws in England"


13th December - Group

‘Elizabethan Social Evening’
Frolics, vittles and games ‘Tudor Style’
With fingers and toes crossed - in our new Village Hall !!!!




All meetings held in Tintinhull
Village School, at 7.30 pm
School Close, Vicarage Street. BA22 8PX

Visitors £3 Members £1 Full membership £8
Refreshments included,
Non members welcome


Contact:- Ed Lorch tlhg@mac.com or Flora.wragg@gmail.com for further information.