Annual General Meeting
The Friends of Shropshire Archives 2021 Annual General Meeting will be held online via Zoom on Wednesday, 9 June at 2pm. The meeting will include a talk by Nigel Baker ‘Down by the riverside: exploring Shrewsbury Abbey and its Severn waterfront‘. The link will be emailed to members two days before the meeting.
Members have been invited to this event by email. If you have not received the notification, please email the Friends of Shropshire Archives so we can include you in the circulation list.
Links to talks on YouTube
Penny Ward’s September 2020 talk ‘Flax Mill People – the American connection‘: https://youtu.be/yBPOt07rmPk
Andy Wrigley’s October 2020 talk ‘Recent Developments in Funded Archaeology in Shropshire‘: https://youtu.be/EKtvhUzUYZs
Sara Downs’ November 2020 talk ‘Bridgewater Revisited‘: https://youtu.be/CfDIE21qI18
Matt Thompson’s December 2020 talk ‘English Heritage Properties in Shropshire‘: https://youtu.be/wo_NtPOJx10
Rosemary Thornes’ January 2021 talk ‘The History and Building of the Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, Shrewsbury‘ https://youtu.be/9tNvSYQkoQ8
Roger White’s February 2021 talk ‘The Grassy Town: a cultural and literary study of Wroxeter’ https://youtu.be/M5CDXiSnIj0
Howard Williams’s March 2021 talk ‘The Offa’s Dyke Lockdown‘: https://youtu.be/2FC0cjW9BKI
Giles Carey’s April 2021 talk ‘Capturing the castles: recent survey work at Caus Castle and Castle Pulverbatch‘: https://youtu.be/hqwEGDtg64Q
Mary Mckenzie’s May 20201 talk: ‘30 years working with Shropshire’s Archives‘: TBA
Sale of Ordnance Survey 2nd edition maps
However, you can still enquire about the availability of any particular map or reserve any maps by emailing the Friends of Shropshire Archives. You can view and download the graphical index showing the available maps shaded blue.
We will contact anyone who reserves maps to arrange payment and collection when the Covid-19 restrictions are lifted.