Welcome

……… to our website.

Next meeting
November 10th 2021 at 7.30 at Park Junior School Hall
Martin Bryan from Stroudwater Navigation Archive Trust
Why, when and how the Stroudwater Canal was built – between 1774 and 1779

He will also talk about the new Stroudwater History website 

 Visit our What’s On page


SHG Calendar 2022 is now available  – cost £4
from Town Council Offices
The Curiosity Shop in Queen’s Road
Wholehearted in High Street
Joseph Martin Hairdressing in Bath Road

Or contact us to have a calendar posted to you.


Journal Issue 9 April 2021

SHG Journal Issue 9 April 2021

Available for sale from the Town Council Offices or The Curiosity Shop, Queen’s Road.
Also at our monthly meetings

Or contact us info@stonehousehistorygroup.org.uk


Find out more about the history of the Baptist Church in Stonehouse

Old Baptist chapel Woodcock Lane 1976


Exploring the Old Chapel Garden – a video on Youtube by Paul Statham

Exploring a Restored Garden in Gloucestershire – YouTube


The French Gardens


Membership 2021-2022 and Journal Issue 9


We are always interested in hearing your Memories of Stonehouse

Stonehouse in the 1930s by Jocelyn Walmsley (nee Willcox)


Memories of the Milk Round collected by Bob Lusty and Vicki Walker


Click here to find out about the history of the railway bridge over the canal by Stonehouse Ocean.


Click here to find some information about The Romans in Stonehouse


Find out more about the history of Stonehouse
Follow our Information Board Trail

Click here for our new History Board Leaflet showing the location of our 10 boards


Stonehouse Court History Timeline 1086 – 2015


St Cyr’s Church History Timeline 1225 -2018