Monday, 23 February 2015.
A talk by Trevor Reeves. Edwin Reeves started trading in Croydon in 1867. His sole trader company, five generations later still exists in Croydon as House of Reeves.
Monday, 16 February 2015
The history of animal power, the variety of animals employed and the uses to which the power is put. Local examples will be explored. Jan Spencer of the Surrey Industrial History Group will discuss what he has learnt from constructing working models.
Wednesday, 11 February 2015
On the 90th anniversary of the introduction of “Electrical Recording”, Adrian Falks will describe and illustrate, with some rare recordings, the impact of this invention on communication, entertainment and the preservation of the legacy of great artistes of the period.