.. what's new on this website, updated on 7th March 2021
New Pages -
- The January 2020 Gazette
- the .PDF and the .DOC versions. The 'html' version was discontinued at the end of 2013.
Please let the
know if this is a problem for you.
Newsletters in .doc format (MS Word and many other word processors) from January 2013 are now available
on the Newsletter page.
Modified Pages -
- Events Programme for 2020 (4/12/19)
Notice: Coronavirus precaution!
The March meeting and subsequent meetings are CANCELLED until we know more.
October meeting revised
- Message Board
Searching for living descendants of Jack (born 1906 Burnley) and Mary WORRALL (nee STOTT, born 1915).
Help wanted relating to the LODER's of Burnley - millinery shop, in business around 1900
Photographs relating to the family of Henry Hall BRIGGS who was a photographic chemist working in Nelson from
Query regarding DUERDENS of Dobson House and Block (or Black) Hall, Great Marsden
Offered: Photos in an Old Album
Bob Dobson has a useful list of Lancashire Legal Documents
Query re Henry Mitton of Colne who died in 1597
Enquiry re: Antiques Roadshow, Towneley Hall 2014
Search for relatives of Private William Green, 16978, 1st Kings Own Royal Lancaster Regiment
Research enquiry added for John LANCASTER (Plumber of Hammerton St. Burnley) and Henry Sutcliffe
Research enquiry added for RAWSTHORNE in Pendle and Newchurch in Rossendale
Research enquiry added for JOHNSON and SANDERSON from Burnley/Nelson
Research enquiry added for Joseph Michael KELLY, died aged 51 in 1943
Research enquiry added for DEMAIN Family, Colne/Accrington early 1800's
Research enquiry added for actress Joan CARRINGTON
Research enquiry added for Inman WHITAKER (1852 to 1928)
Research enquiry added for William FORSYTH from Scotland
Research enquiry added for PARKER Family 1802 Burnley to 1852 NSW Australia
Research enquiry added for EDMONDSON AND DOWNHAM Families 19th and early 20th centuries in Burnley
Research enquiry added for Elijah CLEGG of Colne b1823
Research enquiry added for John SPENCER family, Clockmakers of Colne 18th century
Research enquiry added for GREEN and RIGBY
Research enquiry regarding Mary Teressa POLLARD, maiden name KEELEY (1860 to 1937)
Research enquiry regarding James ROBINSON (1831 to 1900)
Research enquiry regarding Robert AIRE/HAIR born in Colne 5th November 1807
- Contact details for the new Membership Secretary
- Gazette/Newsletter names Index
- no changes .. the index for July, October and January and a review of
some earlier editions are still on my "todo" list