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Quizes The Chronicle – Mystery Objects Quiz for Year 2010 New ; 2011 New
1984-Apr Read A Yeovil Chantry
Read A Yeovil Riot Remembered in Yorkshire
Read Whitby & Sons’ Bookshop & Yeovil Almanack for 1886
Read Prosecutions for not Observing the Sabbath
Read The Discovery of a Fragment of Saxon Cross Shaft at Shaftesbury
Read The History of the Quakers in Yeovil (Part 1) for Pt 2 see 2008
Read The Quedam Tomb
Read Notes on Yeovil Museum Exhibits No4 – A Brocade Wedding Dress New
Read The Posy Tree New
1985-Apr Read An ‘Oppidum’ of he Durotriges at Ilchester
Read The Quedam
Read Notes on Yeovil Museum Exhibits. No5
Read Sherborne Assembly, 1738
Read Nether Adber – (site of a deserted village near Yeovil)
Read Ham Hill Society
Read Yeovil’s Vanished Inns
Read Disasterous Fire At Yeovil
Read All On A Summer’s Day
Read The Golden Age of Anglo-Saxon Art New
Read Newspaper Roundsman Missing, 1737 New
1985-Oct Read A Survey of East Coker Churchyard, Somerset New
Read Turbulent Priest: A Note on Peter Augustine Baines O.S.B. New
Read A Mediaeval Table Tomb – The Conservator’s Tale New
Read Herblay – The French Connection New – Yeovil’s Twin
Read One Aircraft and Nine Men New
1986-Nov Read A Re-Discovered Monument at Hinton St. George
Read Some Old Trades and Traders in Yeovil
  Read Witchcraft in the Yeovil Area
1987-Oct Read Recollections of the Great Western Railway – Yeovil to Taunton Branch Line (includes timetable)
Read Two 18th Century French Refugees in Dorset
Read Yeovil Improvements Proposed in 1911
Read Brympton D’Evercy Somerset
1988-Apr Read Yeovil Church Accounts 1457-8
Read Who Remembers Former Library? also YALHS Visit New Library
1988-Nov Read Military Effigy From South Petherton
Read Schooldays in Yeovil in the 1890’s
1997-Apr Read He ‘Dyed’ in the King’s Service
1997-Nov Read Anglo-Scandinavian? Beast Head in Hardington Mandeville Church
Read A Quartet of Churches
Read A Russian Experience
2004 Read A Glimpse at the Yeovil School Archaeological Society
2005 Read The Yeovil World War II Balloon Defences
Read St Nicholas Church In Death They Were Not Divided
Read Bronze Age Spearhead From Ashington Wood
Read St Urith of Chittlehampton
2006 Read The Walter Commonplace Book
2007 Read John Old Goodford
Read Newton Surmaville House also Obituary: Mrs Sophia Rawlins
2008 Read A History of the Quakers in Yeovil:Part 2 for Pt 1 see 1984
Read The Cerne Abbas Giant Restoration
2009 Read Church Tales
2010 Read The Ham Hill Stone Churchyard Cross at Drayton
2011 Read A Glimpse into Rail Travel 1861 Style
Read Memorabilia of the Keyse Family
2014 Read King Ine of Wessex
Read The Excavations at Lopen and Dinnington
2015 Read Commemoration At Muchelney Before The Reformation
Read The Death of Henry Turberville
2016 Read Yeovil Roman Coin Hoard
2017 Read Yeovil General Hospital: A History by Dr Charles Marsh 1880-1926

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 Talk Cancelled – due to bad weather 
Fri 6th Apr – LIDAR – The Imaging of a Hidden Landscape
Fri 4th May – AGM followed by a talk – Brewing in Weymouth. Free Entrance

Click >H e r e< for our 2018 Programme – for more details

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