Welcome

……… to our website.

We meet on the 2nd Wednesday of each month 7.30 pm at Park Junior School Hall

Our next meeting

December 11th

Details to come

Our 2020 calendar is now available.
£4 each at meetings, from the Town Hall or the Curiosity Shop in Queen’s Road.

If you would like a calendar posted to you please contact us. info@stonehousehistorygroup.org.uk

Cost £4 plus £2 postage and packing.

Our latest Journal Issue 8 is available for sale £5 each. Members are entitled to one copy at the reduced price of £4.
Copies are available at SHG meetings or from the Town Hall or The Curiosity Shop in Queen’s Road.
If you would like a copy (or copies) posted to you please contact us. Cost £5 each (£4 members) plus £2 postage and packing. 

Photo taken from the Vicarage entrance in what is now Elm Road. Looking across the Green to the Globe Inn

The Globe Inn is nearly 200 years old. This is the earliest photo we have – taken at the time of Queen Victoria’s Jubilee in 1887.

See more photos of the Globe Inn

Ever wondered who Arrowsmith Drive is named after? Or the Arrowsmith Pavilion in Oldends Lane?
Read about the Stonehouse man behind the name

Leslie Arrowsmith and Jack Anderson – Parish Councillors.

 

Cine Films taken by Cyril Chandler in 1945

These films were added to Youtube by Darrell Webb in around 2012.

Here are links to the films on Youtube and some comments by Darrell

Timeline of Stonehouse history – updated to 1930s

Sperry Gyroscope Home Guard