Romsey & District

Industrial Heritage

We meet: on the 2nd Monday of each month from December to March inclusive, for our winter meetings. In December 2020, we'll be at Romsey Signal Box Working Museum. In January, February and March 2021 we meet at Crosfield Hall, in the annexe.
During the rest of the year we visit various sites of interest - planned trips are listed below. Dates for most yet to be confirmed, due to circumstances beyond our control.

Leaders: Janet Payne and John Stone

Our Activities: Our programme of visits during 2020 is given below. Some trips are by minibus or train, others by sharing cars.

The group's subscription of £5 includes the costs of the winter meetings at Crosfield Hall. Guests are welcome at those meetings, at £2 per meeting. At present the group has about 50 members, and new members are welcome.

Programme for 2020

— dates for most to be confirmed, due to circumstances beyond our control

Thu 4th June -- Farnborough “FAST” museum (by minibus) POSTPONED

Planned visits include:

Winchester City Mill — a return visit, after the restoration work

Bath — for “Bath at Work” museum (by train)

Middle Wallop — Museum of Army Flying (share cars)

Mary Rose, Portsmouth (by train)

Bridport — museum, rope making, and maybe Palmers brewery. (By minibus)

National heritage events of interest:

Fri 11th - Sun 20th September -- Heritage Open Days (country-wide)


Sat 19th and Sun 20th September -- London Open House


Winter meeting for December and into 2021:

Mon 14th December 2020 -- mince pies at Romsey Signalbox Working Museum

And for 2021 at Crosfield Hall, in the Annexe, at 10 am


Mon 11th January 2021 -- Crosfield Hall, in the Annexe, at 10 am

Details to follow.

Mon 8th February 2021 -- Crosfield Hall, in the Annexe, at 10 am

Details to follow.

Mon 8th March 2021 -- Crosfield Hall, in the Annexe, at 10 am

Details to follow.

If you would like more information please use the link on this page to send an email.

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