A Tall Black Man
Recent PostsAn illustrated talk by Andrew Campbell about events that followed the Battle of Worcester in 1651 when Charles II made a dramatic escape from Cromwell’s...
The History of Clay Pipes in Great Britain
Recent Posts Marek Lewcun's talk on Friday 24th March 2023 Dilton Marsh Local History Society will be presenting a talk to be given by Marek Lewcun, archaeologist and...
The Monmouth Rebellion
Recent PostsIn the summer of 1685, the Duke of Monmouth attempted to take the throne of England from his uncle James II. Local historian and author Gary Kierley...
Future Talks at Dilton Memorial Hall 2022
- Friday 22 July
Steve Hobbs — “Glimpses of the Past“
- Friday 26th August
Julie Davis — “Wiltshire Folklore”
The Chippenham History Centre
- Friday 30th Sept./ Sat 1st Oct
Charles Case — “Tanyard”
Exhibition of associated items and records in association with “Westbury History Society” and “Westbury Family History Society”
- Friday 21st October
David Dawson — “Stonehenge”
The Devizes Museum
- Friday 25th November
Martyn Whittock — “Alfred the Great”
Talk Title “How Great was Alfred”
Further information on 01373 859770 or see our website www.diltonmarshhistory.