Category Archives: Oral History

Lewes U3A Oral History Collection

A new page describes this valuable and fascinating historical resource of taped interviews recording life in Lewes in the 20th century.

Posted in Cultural History, Lewes, Local History, Oral History, Research Resources, Social History

Lewes History Group: Bulletin 16, (11 November 2011)

1.   Next Meeting on Monday 14 November:  John Kay: ‘John Whitfeld the Smuggler’ 2.   The view over Lewes from Malling Down 3.   Views down School Hill a century ago 4.   The Lewes Constables’ view of Bonfire, 1834 5.   Mary Ann … Continue reading

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Lewes History Group: Bulletin 12, (2 July 2011)

1.   Next meeting on Monday 11 July 2011: Sarah Hitchings & Joy Preston 2.   The Lewes Portland Cement Works 3.   Researching a Lewes Business 4.   Lewes Gas-Light Company 5.   Lewes Quakers 6.   Auction at the Star of the White Hart … Continue reading

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