Research projects

Flackwell Heath War Memorial Project

Can you help?

The Local History Group is researching the stories of the men on the Flackwell Heath War Memorial: www.galaxypix.com/Sally/warmemorials/
This is an ongoing project as new information is constantly being found and recorded. If anyone can offer any additional information/photos or contacts then we would be pleased to hear from you. Contact Ruth Bowler c/o the local Community library or email Ruth on Bowlerre@aol.com

Loudwater War Memorial Project

Can you help?

The Local History Group is researching the stories of the men on the Loudwater War Memorial: www.galaxypix.com/Sally/warmemorials/
This is an ongoing project as new information is constantly being found and recorded. If anyone can offer any additional information/photos or contacts then we would be pleased to hear from you. Contact John Gurney c/o the local Community library or contact John via our Facebook site

Reminiscence Project

Your stories welcomed

Please send in your written reminiscences and photographs of Flackwell Heath and Loudwater to support our Flackwell folk and our new Loudwater lea websites.
Flackwell folk: www.galaxypix.com/Sally/Flackwellfolk/
Loudwater lea: www.galaxypix.com/Sally/Loudwaterlea/
Both these sites are still developing and need your memories and stories to add under the Learn More buttons.

Please contact Sally Scagell c/o the local Community library or click to email her.

Machine Rioters Project

Are these men your ancestors?

The Local History Group is researching the local men who took part in the machine breaking riots of 1830. Many were transported to Australia leaving their wives and children behind. Descendants of these men can still be found in the local area today.
Contact Mike Dewey c/o the local Community library or email Mike on DeweyMiked@aol.com

House History Project

Are you interested in the history of your house?

Mary Mason is gathering information on our local dwellings - when they were built, interesting architectural features, size of original land plots, leasehold tenancies and/or family ownership, and any relevant stories. Please email Mary on marymason27@btinternet.com

Local Railways Research

Are you interested in the history of the local railways?

John Gurney is gathering information for our archives - construction details, stations and station masters, photographs and any relevant stories. Contact John Gurney c/o the local Community library or contact John via our Facebook site