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If you have a specific interest you would like us to investigate we would love to hear from you so please do get in touch with us on  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

The following is a list of currently planned events.

Museum at the Chapel

The Chapel is now closed for the winter period but we will be looking to have different exhibitions next summer.  If  you would like to make some suggestions as to subjects we could cover please contact us on the above email address.


Railway History, in and around Milborne Port by Giles Harvey

Giles is a chartered engineer.  He worked at Plessey at Templecombe in a variety of engineering and other roles ans was latterly Marketing Director fro the company.

He left Plessey to work in the university sector being Marketing Director for Bournemouth University.

He then retired and worked as a consultant for a wide range of universities.

He has always had an interest in the history of railways and canals and is a member of the Newcomen Society, the international society of the history of engineering and technology.

He is also a member of the Dorset Industrial Archaeology Society. 

The talk will take place at 7.30pm on Monday 19th February 2018

Church House, Bathwell Lane

Admission Free, but donations welcome.

No admission charge but please feel free to leave a donation. 

Booklet No 3

Naomi Thorp has written a follow-up booklet covering the personnel from Milborne Port who gave their lives during WW11.  Priced at £3.00 this is a fascinating account of their service and sacrifice, it will be on sale at all of our meetings along with our other two booklets.


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