The Society's seal and three photographs

Library

Our library contains a wealth of interesting material, old and new. Each month, this new web-page will link to an article about one item in our collection. To mark the forthcoming Hadrian's Wall Pilgrimage, the first article is about a visit to Hadrian's Wall made in 1801 by a Somerset vicar, John Skinner. The book itself is not old, being a version of Rev. Skinner's journal, edited by Howard and John Coombs, published by Kingsmead Press in 1978. Read the article by Howard Cleeve to find out what a Somerset vicar thought of our region more than 200 years ago...

In the future, don’t forget your past