Talks and Visits

 

PROGRAMME 2017

 
Saturday 8 April 2.30pm Christ Church Hall, Colliers Wood
‘Mills of the Wandle’
talk by Mick Taylor of The Wandle Industrial Museum

 

(No visit is planned for May)

 

Thursday 8th June 10.30am

Walk along the Wandle with Mick Taylor

Meet at Mitcham Tram Stop, walk to Merton Abbey Mills (c.2.5 miles)

 

Thursday 6 July 11.00am

Visit to Museum of London Archives, Mortimer Wheeler House, Eagle Wharf, London N1

Northern Line to Moorgate, then bus 141 or 76 to Eagle Wharf Road. Tour lasts 60-90 minutes, at £15 per person, to be paid on booking

 

Thursday 10 August 2.15pm

Tour of the Charterhouse, Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6AN

Northern Line to Kings Cross or Moorgate then Circle or Bakerloo Line to Farringdon or Barbican.OR Thames Link to Farringdon from Mitcham Junction, Mitcham Earlsfield, Wimbledon, Haydons Road or Tooting. Tour lasts up to 2 hours, at £15 per person, to be paid on booking

 

Thursday 14 September 11.00am

Visit to Wyvern Bindery, 56-58 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1

A tour lasting about 1hr round a traditional book-binding establishment Northern Line to Kings Cross or Moorgate then Circle or Bakerloo Line to Farringdon or Barbican. OR Thames Link to Farringdon from Mitcham Junction, Mitcham Earlsfield, Wimbledon, Haydons Road or Tooting.

 

Enquiries about visits should be addressed to mhs@mertonhistoricalsociety.org.uk


Last updated: 07 April 2017