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TV Westcott Local History Group
Local history group which focusses on the history of the Westcott area.
Contact: David Webb - Hon. Treasurer
TV West Sussex Archives Society
The group supports the work of the record office and aims to to preserve the county's archival heritage.
Contact: Brenda Fox - Chairman
TV Sussex Archaeological Society
The groups opens historic properties and museums to the public, and is active in the fields of archaeological and historical research in Sussex.
Contact: Lorna Gartside - Membership Secretary
TV Surrey Archaeological Society
The Society exists to help protect, record and interpret all aspects of the history and archaeology of Surrey.
Contact: Miss A J Monk - President
TV Nonsuch Antiquarian Society
The NAS is the local history, archaeology and conservation society for the Epsom and Ewell area of Surrey. It was founded in 1960 by people who had recently taken part in a major excavation of Henry VIII's Nonsuch Palace in Ewell. Its aims are to encourage interest in the archaeology and history of the area and to ensure that local buildings and objects of historical significance are preserved.
Contact: Charles Abdy - Secretary
TV Shere and Gomshall Local History Society
Local history group focussing ont eh history of the nearby area.
Contact: - Secretary
TV The Bourne Society
The society covers the history of Caterham, Chaldon, Chesham, Chipstead, Coulsdon, Farleigh, Godstone, Kenley, Purley, Sanderstead, Whyteleafe, Warlingham, and Woldingham in
Contact: Mrs J. Emery - Membership Secretary
TV History of Thursley Society
The society is a village organisation dedicated to keeping alive the history of this small Surrey village, and maintaining archives of the village and its people, past and present.
Contact: Norman Ratcliffe
TV Friends of East Sussex Record Office
A charitable organisation supporting the work of the Record Office.
Contact: Officers of the Society - 01273 482349
TV The Angmering Society
The society was founded in 1973 to secure the preservation and development of features of historic and public interest and natural environment within the Parish of Angmering. By thus stimulating public interest, it is hoped to foster a community spirit and enrich village life.
Contact: The Hon. Secretary
TV The British Association for Local History
Our purpose is to encourage and assist the study of Local History as an academic discipline and as a rewarding leisure pursuit for both individuals and groups.
Contact: General Enquiries - +44 1283 585947
TV The Sunbury and Shepperton Local History Society
The Society was founded in 1951 to foster interest in local history, particularly of our own area, namely Shepperton, Sunbury, Charlton, Littleton, and Halliford, both upper and lower. Members are encouraged to research the past and also to record the present for the benefit of future generations. Short articles of research are published in the Society's twice-yearly Journal (free to members). Longer pieces of research are published in book form: at present there are more than 20 publications. The Society has some 150 members, most living locally.
Contact: H. L. Brooking - Hon Secretary - 01932 226776

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