|This is an invitation to join us at
our annual history fair, which takes
place on Friday 9th June, and Saturday 10th June, 2017
United Reformed Church, 333 Penn Road, Wolverhampton,
As usual there will
be lots of things to see, with something to
interest everyone. There is plentiful free car parking,
light refreshments, and free admission.
There will be displays about Penn,
Wombourne, the Black Country Living Museum, a traditional cinema
with film shows, and
demonstrations of rag rug making. Other displays will
feature Chubb locks and safes, archaeology, genealogy, Guy Motors,
the Fire Brigade, old vehicles, land speed records,
hospitals, schools, World War One, and much,
Friday 9th June
10.00am. to 8.00pm.
Saturday 10th June
9.00am. to 4.00pm.
demonstrating rag rug making.
John Bates, Bob Aston,
Mervyn Srodzinsky, Old-Time Cinema & film shows.
Lawson Cartwright, Old Penn,
Manor Road School, etc.
Ted Cheers, Railway & Canal
Karen Davies, Black Country Living Museum,
and the Locksmith's House.
Ray Fellows, Wednesfield
Neil Fox, the Royal Hospital.
Kate Hartland-Westwood, local
coffee mill manufacturers.
Graham Harwood, Wolverhampton
Sid Hobbs, Chubb locks and
Martin & Jan Holland,
Wolverhampton archaeology Group.
John Hughes, Trams, buses,
Philip Jones, The Dorman
Ray Jones, A.J.S. motorcycles,
and Sunbeam record breaking cars.
Don Linney, Old Wombourne.
Nigel Martin, World War One.
Bev Parker, old photos, 1902
exhibition, and Industry.
Sue and Terry Pinson, Guy Motors.
Frank Sharman, Domestic
Brian Shaw, Turner Sports
Penny Smith, B. M. S. G. & H.,
and Friends of Wolverhampton City Archives.
World War 2, The Home Front.
Roy Stallard, Local Hospitals.
Ruth Swallow, Elena Cassidy-Smith,
Toys made during WW2 (Saturday only).
David Taylor, Wombourne History
Pat Watkins, Municipal Grammar School Society.
Quintin Watt, Wolverhampton
Civic & Historical Society.
Alan Wigg, Local Buses.