Saturday, November 16, 2013
PEEPS INTO THE PAST FOR BRIGG AMATEUR SOCIAL HISTORIANS
The November 5 BASH - Brigg Amateur Social Historians - meeting saw Brian Peeps, from Barton on Humber, give an illustrated talk on Keels and Sloops of the
Brian explained the difference between a keel and a sloop (it's all in the sails) and showed what life was like living and working on the boats and wharfs on the River Humber, River
and River Ancholme. More than 80 people
attended the meeting. Trent
The next BASH meeting on Tuesday, December 3 will feature A Jersey Lily - The Life and Times of Lillie Langtry - a unique woman, years ahead of her time!
This will be an illustrated presentation by Josie Webb.
The venue is Brigg Servicemen's Club, adjoining the main car park, 8pm start. Admission free. All welcome.