The Society meets on the first Thursday of every month at the clubrooms of St. Marie’s Church Manchester Road, Bury, BL9 0DR at 7.45 p.m. The programme provides a series of varied meetings for those who have a knowledge of, or an interest in, Lancashire history in general and Bury history in particular. Click on MEETINGS for forthcoming evenings. New members are always welcome and are able to visit the Society to see what we do before committing themselves to becoming a member. Details on firstname.lastname@example.org
THE FORGOTTEN VALLEY Our most successful book about the Cheesden Valley, written in 1980 by Terry Ashworth and Vernon Sandiford Available to buy on line
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19th and 20th Century Trade Directories Researching local trades from the past? Click here for the digitised Trade Directories which Bury Local History Society helped to arrange with the Library here in Bury. Easily searchable by name, trade or street. Just follow the instructions.
To reach our clubroom go through the narrow opening on the left of the Church and follow the path round to the back.
We now have a Members’ Library with many books which members are able to borrow for their information and research. Click here for details.
Look at the great new layout of our OUR TOWN photographs, mostly by Terry Ashworth and many of them used on the covers of the Journal. Let us know what you think of the Gallery. Click Here!