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Selected Articles from the Chronicle

Further articles will be progressivley added

Year Article
1984-Apr View A Yeovil Chantry
 New  View A Yeovil Riot Remembered in Yorkshire
 New  View Whitby & Sons’ Bookshop & Yeovil Almanack for 1886
 New  View Prosecutions for not Observing the Sabbath
 New  View The Discovery of a Fragment of Saxon Cross Shaft at Shaftesbury
 New  View The History of the Quakers in Yeovil (Part 1) for Pt 2 see 2008
 New  View The Quedam Tomb
1986 View A Re-Discovered Monument at Hinton St. George
View Some Old Trades and Traders in Yeovil
  View Witchcraft in the Yeovil Area
1988 View Military Effigy From South Petherton
View Schooldays in Yeovil in the 1890’s
View Yeovil Church Accounts 1457-8
View Who Remembers Former Library? also YALHS Visit New Library
1997 View Anglo-Scandinavian? Beast Head in Hardington Mandeville Church
View A Quartet of Churches
View A Russian Experience
2007 View John Old Goodford
View Newton Surmaville House also Obituary: Mrs Sophia Rawlins
2008  New  View A History of the Quakers in Yeovil:Part 2 for Part 1 see 1984
2010 View The Ham Hill Stone Churchyard Cross at Drayton
2011 View A Glimpse into Rail Travel 1861 Style
2014 View King Ine of Wessex
View The Excavations at Lopen and Dinnington
2015 View Commemoration At Muchelney Before The Reformation
View The Death of Henry Turberville
2016 View Yeovil Roman Coin Hoard

All YALHS talks start at 7:30pm and are held at the Holy Trinity Church & Community Centre, Lysander Road, YEOVIL, BA20 2BU (Non-members Welcome – £2 at the door)

Winter Programme 2017
Fri 6th Oct 17 – Alberto Biolleti – A Soldier of Napoleon and Master Clockmaker of Wincanton
Fri 3rd Nov – Archaeology of Stone Quarrying
Fri 1st Dec – Somerset’s Highway Heritage (change of programme)
Fri 5th Jan 18 – Members’ Evening – all welcome – Join us for a  quiz, various talks and light refreshments
Fri 2nd Feb – South Dorset Ridgeway Mapping Project
Fri 2nd Mar – Walter Bagehot – Langport’s Unknown Celebrity
Fri 6th Apr – LIDAR – The Imaging of a Hidden Landscape
Fri 4th May – AGM followed by a talk – Brewing in Weymouth

Click >H e r e< for our 2017 Winter Programme – for more details

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