Social History - 3rd Monday 2pm.
Social History - Stonegravels area
The group started in October 2011. We're planning a programme that is a mix of talks by members of the group, outside speakers and visits. Topics include "Working class houses in Victorian times", "Immigration in 19th century Chesterfield", "The Pentrich rebellion", "19th century crime", and "An Elizabethan ladies' wardrobe revealed". Visits planned include Chesterfield Ragged School, Bakewell Old House Museum, Kelham Island Museum and The Workhouse, Southwell.