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
OUR NEXT MEETING
1st August 2019
VISIT TO RADCLIFFE TOWER
meet at the Clubrooms at 6.45 for those requiring transport or at the gate entrance to Radcliffe Parish Church at 7.00 pm
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
says you are visitor number
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.
BURY FOLK AT PETERLOO
To commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Peterloo massacre in Manchester we have reprinted and published Ruth Slater’s book.