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Quaker Family History Society Regional Meeting
Saturday 11 May 2019, 11:00am - 04:30pm

Spring One Day Regional Meeting, Saturday 11 May 2019



11.00               Welcome – QFHS Chair, Oliver Pickering

11.05               A History of Redland Meeting

Roger Sturge

11.25               JS Fry & Sons - a Rough Guide

Alan Freke

12.20               The astonishing success of early Quakerism in Bristol

Jonathan Harlow, University of the West of England Regional History Centre

12.55               Lunch (not provided). Tea/coffee will be available.

1.40               Bristol Area Meeting’s Library and Archives

Christine Tollerton, Bristol Area Meeting Librarian

2.10               An opportunity to examine books and photographs in the Library,

guided by Christine Tollerton

2.50               ‘An ancient Friend of good memory’: the lives of John (c1630-1710) and Margaret Heale (c1630-1683) and their family

Stephen Bumstead, QFHS committee member

3.25               The Yorkshire Quaker Joseph Wood (1750-1821) visits Bath and Bristol Friends

Janet Pickering

4.00               Final discussion, tea/coffee, and depart.

 To Book:           To avoid disappointment please book your place in advance.


or         Margaret Page, 39, Manor Avenue South, Kidderminster, Worcs., DY11 6DE

Location The Library Room, Redland Quaker Meeting, 126 Hampton Road, Bristol, BS6 6JE
£10 Charge payable on the day
Bus: From Temple Meads buses up Whiteladies Road take about 30 minutes see
Train: Get to Bristol Temple Meads possibly and catch a bus as above
or catch the train to Clifton Down from Bristol Temple Meads getting off at Apsley Road and crossing Whiteladies Road to get to 126 Hampton Road.
Car: On street metered parking near the Meeting House or use one of the Park & Rides

•Portway Park and Ride BS11 9QE
•Long Ashton Park and Ride BS3 2HB
•Brislington Park and Ride BS4 5LR