List of Exhibitors
Arkwright Society (Cromford Mill)
Chesterfield& District Family History Society
Chesterfield & District Local History Society
Chesterfield, St Helen and District Local History Society
Chesterfield Local Studies (Library)
Derbyshire Records Office
Doncaster Family History Society
Esprit Tour Service (History Tours)
FACHRS – Family and Community -Historical Research Society
Family History Partnership
Joshua Hogan Print & Design
Leicester & Rutland Family History Society
Lincolnshire Family History Society
Make Peace Maps
Military And Family Genealogy
Nth Wingfield Local History Society
Nuneaton & North Warwickshire – Family History Society
Pollie Scott Art.
Ruth Broughton Art
Rotherham Family History Society
Sheffield Family History Society
Victoria County History [VCH
Wyvern Railway Advice Research
Toys From Yesteryear
11:30 – In My Grandfather’s Footsteps
Eric Chambers’ account of how he retraced his Grandfather’s journey.
A WWI story.
13:30 – 13:30 – JOHN ROBINSON, HIS TALK ‘TRIP OF A LIFE TIME’
Local and well known Chesterfield Company, Robinsons & Sons – An excursion to London, taking 3,700 employees. John a descendant of the founders will be taking through this Centenary celebration which took place in 1939 on July 6th; The planning and logistics of such a task. The talk is accompanied by amazing cine footage taken by John’s father, Ernest Robinson, and also footage taken by Gaumont British News which was payed that week at all the Chesterfield Cinemas of the day.
Sounds fascinating to me and definitely not one to miss!
Lots of Fun for Everyone!
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