Riots, Randies and Women not their Wives
A talk explaining the social and living conditions of the 19th Century railway navvy, his recreations and pastimes and the plight of his wife and her children.
Non members are always welcome and are invited to make a £3 donation towards costs.
Large Car Park (free)
John and Judy Rouse
John and Judy Rouse both have railway ancestors in the Midland and the Great Western Railways.
Chris has written a series of articles on early Midland railway accidents and other subjects relating to the Midland Railway.
Judy is a family history researcher of long-standing, with ancestry in Wiltshire, Shropshire and Staffordshire. She is a member of both Shropshire and Wiltshire FHS and had a period as the latter’s General Secretary