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.
BURY FOLK AT PETERLOO
To commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Peterloo massacre in Manchester we have reprinted and published Ruth Slater’s book.
While the current Coronavirus situation continues it has been reluctantly decided to CANCEL ALL MEETINGS until further notice.
Watch this space for further information in due course.
BURY ARCHIVES PHOTOGRAPHIC COLLECTION
The online photograph collection of the Bury Archive is now in operation again.