Croydon Natural History & Scientific SocietyHistory Museum in Croydon, United Kingdom
In order... Samuel Lee Rymer, dental pioneer (d1909); James Williams Hobbs, distinguished local builder brought low by the Liberator Building Society scandal (d1914); Joshua Allder, founder of the local department store (d1904); Jesse Worts Ward, founder of the Croydon Advertiser (d1914); unmarked plot of Bridget Driscoll, the unlucky first motor car crash victim, at the Crystal Palace (d1895); Annie Beevers, midwife to Princesses Margaret and Elizabeth (d1946); and finally archaeologist, antiquarian, artist and incomparable local historian, John Corbet Anderson (d.1907).
Details of our events programme from April through to October are now up on the website... https://cnhss.co.uk/our-event-programme-for-2017/
We arrange two full programmes of events, covering about six months each and running from April to October/November, and then again through to March. The listing below covers October 2016 through …