TALKS and TRAILS
Veronica Bowerman gives talks and presentations on various subjects
(Not just Henleaze) - some examples below
For other talks please contact her using the Contact Us webpage
She is also one of ALHA's (Avon Local History and Archaeology's) recommended speakers.
PREVIOUS TALKS/PRESENTATIONS HAVE INCLUDED:
Amelia Edwards, Egyptologist, Author And Journalist (Bristol Resident 1864 - 1892)
Blind Schools In Bristol
***Maps Can Help Local & Family History Researchers***
History Of Henleaze, Including Henleaze Lake
History Of St Margaret's School, Henleaze
Famous Henleaze Folk
University Of Bristol - Connections With Henleaze's Local History
AUDIENCES AT PREVIOUS TALKS/PRESENTATIONS INCLUDE:
GENEALOGY, FAMILY, LOCAL HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETIES
Avonmouth Genealogy Group, Banwell Society of Archaeology, Bath Family History Group, Bishopston, Horfield & Ashley Down Local History Society, Bristol & Avon Family History Society, Filton Historical Group, Guild of the Trinity Henleaze URC, Hanham Local History Society, , Knowle & Totterdown Local History Society ( KTLHS) , Langford History Group, Malago Society, Paulton History Society , Stoke Bishop Local History Group, Stoke Lodge History & Archaeology Group, U3A, Weston-super-Mare, Weston & District Family History Society, Whitchurch Local History Society, Wrington Local History Society, Yatton Local History Society.
SCHOOLS AND UNIVERSITIES
Henleaze Junior School, Red Maids' School, St Ursula's, University of Bristol Language School.
Clifton Trefoil Guild, Henleaze Library, Henleaze Morning Ladies' Guild, Mothers' Union, St Peter's Church, Henleaze, North West Bristol Camera Club, St Andrew's Ladies Club, Avonmouth, Staple Hill Methodist Church - Ladies and Men's Group,The Henleaze Society.
TALKS PROGRAMME - 2020
TUESDAY, 12 May, 2020 - 3pm (cancelled due to COVID-19)
Fallodon Way Medical Centre Elderly Patients Group TOPIC: History of Henleaze
NB From March 2020, Veronica Bowerman is no longer able to give talks in the evenings.
However talks can be arranged at a mutually convenient time during the day.
If you wish to contact her please go to the CONTACT page for an e-form , or her address or telephone no.
*** Some links included in this talk that may of use?***
Bristol City interactive maps based on their archive collection and historic environmental records
Alan Godfrey Maps - reasonably priced reprints of old Ordnance Survey maps
Historic England showing listed buildings etc.
Cassini Maps - historical maps updated, books and other related items of interest
History Pin - a global community collaborating around history
Vision of Britain - created by Humphrey Southall and the GB Historical GIS (Geography Information System) at UoPortsmouth
Britain from Above - 61,000 images (1919 - 1953)