40th Anniversary 1980 - 2020

Society November 2019 Monthly Meeting

Date: Wednesday, 27 November 2019
Venue: Doncaster Deaf Trust, Leger Way Doncaster DN2 6AY
Topic: Mining Banners
Speaker: Anne Bradley

This month’s talk is by Anne Bradley, who is from the National Coal Mining Museum for England. Her talk looks at the origins of mining banners, from there links to trade unions to use on their gala day. The talk covers the development of commercial banner makers, symbolism and meaning, and how the ones that are held by the museum are now cared for.

Admission: Non-members £3.00, Free to Family History Society Members
Doors open at 7.00pm for 7.30pm Start.
For further details contact 07901523529

Please note the next monthly meeting will be Wednesday, 26 February 2020

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