The Gathering - Saturday 26th September 2015
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
A Practical Guide to publishing your family history
The next Gathering will be held on Saturday 24th March
Details will be announced shortly.