Andover History & Archaeology Society

Events in 2017

Jan
27
The Civil War in Hampshire
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Andover Guildhall
with Alan Turton
Feb
24
The History of British Coinage
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
N.B. Andover Museum
with Dave Walton
Mar
24
Talk and AGM: Anna Lea Merritt
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Andover Guildhall
with Olive Maggs

The talk on this influential local artist will be followed by the Society's AGM.

Apr
28
Dacre Lecture 2017: Roman Villas in Southern Britain
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Andover Guildhall
with Professor Tony King

Roman Villas in Southern Britain

Professor King will base his talk on recent excavations at three sites dug by the University of Winchester.

Tickets are only available at the door on the evening. £2 for members, £5 for non-members.

May
26
In search of a Test Valley Saxon Landscape
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Andover Guildhall
with Phoebe Merrick
Jun
23
Whitchurch Town Walk
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Meeting point is All Hallows Church, Church Street
with Whitchurch History Society

PLEASE NOTE The starting time has been BROUGHT FORWARD to 6.30pm, meeting outside All Hallows Church, Church Street, RG28 7AS.

On road car parking is available at the church road end of Wells Lane, just a short walk away. Bell Street Car Park, near the doctors' surgery, is a longer, 5-10 minutes walk from All Hallows, along pedestrian paths into Church Street.

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Sep
22
National Trust Libraries
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Andover Guildhall
with Tim Pye
Oct
27
Andover 1947
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Andover Guildhall
with Greg Gregory
Nov
24
The Post before Royal Mail
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Andover Guildhall
with Roger Harris
Dec
08
Christmas Party & Members' Talks
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Andover Guildhall
with Members

Including June Harris on Shorthand-Typing Training in Andover in the 1940s