Just to show that lack of recent blogging doesn't mean I wasn't doing anything - Jane Ellis and I ran the YAHS stall at the British Association for Local History annual conference, which this year was in York. Jane took this photo, but should have been on it as she sold more books than I did... We shifted quite a few of the Hartley and Ingilby reprints, and gave out lots of leaflets about the 2018 Dales celebration. And met many interesting people!
If you've not yet visited the YIHO (Yorkshire Industrial Heritage Online) site, you must. It's just hit 4,000 entries. It is like a Wiki, but with quality control. Dozens of industrial history enthusiasts, from YAHS and affiliated groups...
Thursday 23 August 2018
With great sadness I report the death of Dr George Redmonds, famed for his work on Yorkshire dialect, surnames and placenames. He died on Friday, aged 82. The funeral is at St. John's Church, Lepton, on Wednesday 29th August at...
Wednesday 15 August 2018
Frank has asked me to pass on this message to all members, YAHS and/ or sections:
"Bit of housekeeping. Can we please ask subscribers that if you have yet to sign up to Gift Aid, should your tax position support it, then you do so. It...
Wednesday 08 August 2018
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