hold regular meetings at Burley in Wharfedale (Salem
Church Hall) and Grassington (Aynham Close) with speakers
on related topics and carry out project work to benefit present
and future generations of historians.
quarterly journal, The Wharfedale Newsletter,
includes articles, information and advice for both the beginner
and more experienced member. We are always pleased to have articles
to include in the journal and these can be sent by e-mail directly
to The Editor. Any item,
either on your own family history or about family history in
general, no matter how small, will be considered.
The group holds copies of various research aids including the
International Genealogical Index and the 1881 census index on
are held on the first Thursday of each month at Burley Salem
Church Hall, opposite the Queens Hall, starting at 7.30pm and
on the third Saturday of each month at Aynham Close, Grassington
starting at 2.30pm. A speaker is normally arranged for these
dates. The meetings below are scheduled for the near future,
members and non-members alike are invited to attend.
group also has its own library from which members may borrow
books and a bookstall selling family and local history publications.