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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Come and enjoy live music with the Ukelele Jam at our meeting on December 12th 2015.

A new book entitled 'Place Names of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight' by Alfred Oscroft is now on sale. The book is edited and published by the author's grandson James Oscroft Wilkes who is a BLHS member living in the USA. A beautifully produced book, it would make a great Christmas present!

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