Braithwaite Hall

Rokeby Hall

Thornborough Hall


 

 

The Gathering - Saturday 26th September 2015  at
Thornborough Hall, Leyburn



 

This was a mixture of talks, workshops and visits by some of our own members, along with an evening meal together and chance to meet up with old friends and make new ones.

 

The presentations were:

Sheila Harris - Were they really Robinsons of Rokeby?

Jane Simpson - Nidderdale World War One project

David Wood - An Introduction to the Tennants of Langstrothdale

In the afternoon some participants went on a guided walk with Tony Keates -
A look at the mining history of the Braithwaite Estate

while the rest took part in a lively workshop with Glenys Marriott -
A Practical Guide to publishing your family history

The next Gathering will be held on Saturday 24th March 2018.

Details will be announced shortly.