Cannock Chase Mining Historical Society Diary Dates For 2012

Cannock Chase Mining Historical Society

Diary Dates For 2012

Monday 6th FebruaryAGM at the Museum of Cannock Chase, commencing at 11.00am prompt.

Quarterley Meetings for 2012

Wednesday 7th March – Sinking of Lea Hall – Speaker – Alan Dean

Wednesday 16th May – Licensed Mines – Speaker – Brian Rollins

Wednesday 4th July – History of Bridgtown

Wednesday 3rd October – Life and Times of Robert Smillie

All talks will be held at the Museum of Cannock Chase, Valley Road, Hednesford, WS12 1TD,  starting at 3.00pm and are open to the general public – admission free.

Special Date

Saturday 28th April 2012

The Dedication Ceremony of the extension to the original Miners’ Monument in Hednesford Town Centre, will take place.

The Bishop of Manchester, the Right Reverend Nigel McCulloch will officiate and music will be provided by the Rugeley Power Station Band and the Cannock Chase Orpheus Male Voice Choir.

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One response to “Cannock Chase Mining Historical Society Diary Dates For 2012

  1. dawn arthrell/Faircloth

    Hi I am calling from Australia.I read with interest the article about a memorial to the coalminers who worked at Cannock Chase,and am intersted to hear where the names were taken from as my Dad worked there during the war as a Bevin boy,and before him my Grandfather.Could you tell me if there names were included please as my Dad is still living.John arthrell and Eric George Arthrell.
    Cheers Dawn Arthrell/Faircloth

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