Our Bulletin

We publish the bulletin 2-3 times per year, with articles, original research, and news about our members and the Society’s activities. Issues going back to 1990 are available on the Archive site, with the more recent editions from 2014 onwards also available to download in pdf format here.

Issue 154 – September 2015

‘Hang’d in chains’ in Croydon in 1750: James Cooper, murderer ― Book Review: An Early 20th Century Tram Journey from Norbury to Streatham by David Clark ― 100 years ago

Issue 153 – March 2015

The Croydon rabies outbreak of 1895 ― A map in the Society’s Collections ― John Maberly of Shirley Park ― In the footsteps of William Hadden Beeby, on Croham Hurst in 2014 ― The Zeppelin bombing raid of 1915 ― A new website for the Society

Issue 152 formed the paperwork for the Annual General Meeting, available on request.

Issue 151 – September 2014

Jean-Baptiste Say’s day trip to Croydon ― Croydon’s Conservation Officer ― A very special Founder’s Day ― A newshound’s lament at Reigate in 1840 ― Stories my father told me ― Rochester in Selsdon ― 100 years ago ― Fatal accident on the Central Croydon branch line ― Obituary: Mary Verena Whorlow, FRCO [1921–2013] ― From the Membership Secretary

Issue 150 – March 2014

Football by electric light ― A bishop recalls his childhood in Waddon ― Former member’s bequest to the Society ― Our long-standing members ― Obituary: Tom Samson [1921 – 2013] ― Visit to Billingsgate roman bathhouse ― Know your faults: a faulty observation at Merstham ― From the Membership Secretary ― Book Reviews: Butterflies of Surrey Revisited, A history of Norbury, Concretopia ― Two paintings of Croydon ― Focus on Alfred Russel Wallace

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