“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.”
On September 12th BLHS will be taking part in Heritage Open Days which operates with the National Trust. Our museum at 231 Peartree Avenue will be open from 10am-4pm with free entry. Explore how your parents and grandparents lived. Take part in a quiz, refreshments available.
More details at Heritage Open Days.
A new book entitled 'Place Names of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight' by Alfred Oscroft will be on sale for the first time.