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Levens Local History Group

Local History Group meetings

Talks are held at Levens Institute at 7:30pm on the 3rd Thursday of the month, unless otherwise stated. Admission is free to members and £2 to others.

Annual subscriptions (£10) can be paid to the treasurer, Gordon Pitt, at any meeting.

Events in 2019

Date       Meeting
Jan 17 AGM – Stephen Read –Force Mill, Levens
Feb 21 Rob David – Waiter, Miner, Butcher, Spy: Germans and Austrians in Cumbria during the First World War
Mar 21 Kevin Grice – Warton Crag: An Iron Age Hill Fort - or is it?
Apr 18 Ian Brodie – The Rock of Names - A Lakeland Mystery
May 23 Colin Penny – Lancaster Castle
Jun 20 Visit to Helsington Laithes, 15C Manor House
Sep 19 Jeremy Rowan-Robinson – Long Houses, bloomeries and the Manor of Witherslack
Oct 17 Ian Hodkinson – Francis Strickland and the Jacobite Rebellions
Nov 21 Fiona Edmonds – Morecambe Bay in the early medieval period: a frontier zone?

Events held in previous years