The Friends next Event February 2nd at 2 pm.

Our next event will be a Talk by Jane de Gruchy "Weather in the Archives."

Her talk will explore Notable Weather Events in Somerset, Sources for researching Historical weather, Recording the weather and Predicting the weather.
Jane is an accomplished archivist and wonderful speaker so please come along and support the Friends at the Somerset Heritage Centre
at Brunel Way Norton Fitzwarren Taunton TA2 6SF.
Spaces are limited so if you could give a call to 01823 278805 or email it will ensure you of a place.










The Bristol Channel Flood of 1607.

This woodcutting depicts the tremendous loss of life, property and animals









Floods at Taunton in 1889

This shows flooding at Bridge Street

Transcribing the Tithe Apportionments of Somerset Parishes

Tithe CombinedAn update to the list of the tithe apportionments that have been completed is available under Tithe Award Details from the menu system on the left of this page, or you can go straight to the page by clicking here. These awards are available to view at the Somerset Heritage Centre by request.





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