The society usually meets at 7.30pm in Cartmel Village Hall on 1st Thursday of the month. Free parking on site.
1 Feb 2018: Dr Mike Winstanley – For Tortola: Quakers, Lonsdale merchants and West Indies 1750-1850. Mike returns to enthral us with tales of the local trade with distant Caribbean Virgin Islands.
1 March 2018: Dr Suzanne Tiplady – 300 years of schooling in Satterthwaite and Rusland. Suzanne will explain how an isolated community educated its children
5 April 2018 : Ian Gee – Aviation on Windermere 1909-1919.
May – social event
7 June 2018 – Prof. Peter Roebuck – Cattle droving through Cumbria 1600-1900.
6 Sept 2018: Louise Martin – Archaeology projects around Morecambe Bay. Louise is the Cultural Heritage Officer for the Morecambe Bay Partnership H2H project which has involved communities in archaeology projects around the Bay.
4 Oct 2018: Kevin Grice – Great Grandad’s Army: Rifle ranges of the Lake District. Kevin with others researched, investigated and then published a book in 2016 on abandoned rifle ranges in the Lake District National Park
1 Nov 2018 – AGM
If you have any questions or suggestions for future speakers please contact Pat Rowland via the contact form on the Contact Us page.