Monthly Archives: June 2019

Royal Gunpowder Mills, Waltham Abbey

This fascinating site chronicles the history of gunpowder and later explosives and propellants as well as Cold War secret research and rocketry. Visit What’s On at Royal Gunpowder Mills for Walking Tours, Summer Sundays, Woodland Wildlife Safari, Traditional Building Skills … Continue reading

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Luton Hoo extended walk

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Book sale 22 Jun 2019

The Berkhamsted Local History & Museum Society will be running a stall at the site of the original Market Hall in Berkhamsted. We will have a number of local history books for sale and would love you to come along … Continue reading

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Southey’s motorbike c1901

Is this one of the earliest Southey motorbikes c.1901? It was received in pieces and reconstructed by Kees Koster. Does anyone else have a bike of this vintage? In 1968, Beorcham wrote this in the Berkhamsted Review: “No one knows … Continue reading

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Battlefields Trust East Anglia Region Event

Visit to the RAF Air Defence Radar Museum  Neatishead, Norfolk NR12 8YB Sat 14 Sep 2019 Programme: 10.00 Arrival – meet in reception area (Car parking available – cafe, toilets; wheelchair access limited to some exhibits) 10:30 Radar during WWII … Continue reading

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