Latest News (18-9-2020)

We visited Pitchford Hall on Wednesday 9th September, but the planned first ordinary meeting on Friday 11th had to be cancelled in the light of the developing Covid restrictions.  We now have the "Rule of Six", designed to cope with the current rise in infections, which appears to rule out further meetings for the time being, although we hope to be able to replace some talks by on-line versions.
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Programme

OBHAG Programme  2020 - Oswestry & Border History & Archaeology Group Meetings are held at the Methodist Church Hall, Castle Street on the second Friday of the month at 7.30pm unless otherwise stated Entry Fee: Members £2 Visitors £5 NEXT EVENT Next Event - awaiting change of Covid rules to allow meetings.  We are investigating on-line presentations.   10th January ‘Recent Research on Wroxeter & Roman Shropshire’ Dr Roger White, University of Birmingham 14th...
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Committee

The Oswestry & Border History & Archaeology Committee for 2020 is made up of the following members: John Pinfold (Chairman) Tom Lerwill (Vice-chairman) David Stirling (Honorary Treasurer) Derek Williams Anne Swire Heather Hidden (Newsletter Editor) Margaret Harrison Roger Cooper Margaret Roberts Glyn Gaskell Pierre Sarre
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Welcome to OBHAG

  Oswestry & Border History & Archaeology Group or OBHAG is an active and friendly group which focuses on the rich heritage of our area. We cover a broad range of archaeological and historical topics and we are linked with the Oswestry Castle Research Project. OBHAG was founded in the 1970s by enthusiastic volunteers working with Professor Barri Jones who was excavating the Roman Fort near Weston Rhyn. Today we have around one hundred members, with more joining each year. Any mem...
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