A society dedicated to studying and researching the history of Southampton in general, but with particular reference to the City areas east of the River Itchen - Bitterne, Bitterne Park, Harefield, Itchen, Merry Oak, Midanbury, Peartree, Sholing, Thornhill, Townhill Park, Weston and Woolston.

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For the first time our meeting on October 12th at 7pm will be our AGM. Come and hear what BLHS has been involved with over the past year.

The AGM will be followed by a talk entitled '50 years of Pharmacy' by Barbara Wright.

Bitterne Map 1897

OS 25 Inch Hampshire & Isle of Wight Sheet LXV.8 dated 1897

Reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland