Landor (Local History) Society

For your diary

The Landor Society’s 2017 display will be on show at Rugeley  Library for four weeks beginning on the afternoon of Monday, September 11th 2017. “What’s in a Name?” tells the story behind some of Rugeley’s street names.


The following is for information only and are not Society events:

From the Association of Friends of Cannock Chase programme – further details from
June Jukes, tel. 01543 571241


Saturday 30th 
September 2017, “Our Industrial Heritage”.

Meet at Slitting Mill Village Hall at 2.30 p.m.  Leader: Roger Francis.  Distance approx. 3 miles

Saturday 21st October 2017,  “Historical aspects of Shoal Hill and its quarry”.

Meet at The Tavern, New Penkridge Rd., Cannock at 2.30p.m  Distance 2-3 miles.


Saturday 28th October 2017, a presentation of the LIDAR survey by Steve Dean.

Meet at Hatherton Parish Rooms at 2.00 p.m.


Saturday 27th February 2018.  “Rugeley’s part of the Trent & Mersey canal”.

 Meet at St Augustine’s at 2.00 p.m. Distance 2 miles

Further details of the above from Margaret Neal

The Landor (Local History) Society serves Rugeley, Staffordshire and the neighbouring parishes.  We care about the heritage of the town of Rugeley and its surrounding area.
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