Index of Past Meetings

The following is a list of meetings that have been held by the Society since the beginning of 1990. Where an account of the meeting is held in the Newsletter Archive, links to the right of the meeting will lead to the PDF PDF copy copy of the issue containing that review.

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DateMeetingSpeakerReport
7 Jan 1990Update on the Restoration of the Basingstoke CanalPeter OatesPDF
1 Feb 1990Waterways in the South of FranceHugh McKnightPDF
1 Mar 1990A Night of NostalgiaKen GibbonsPDF
5 Apr 1990Kennet and Avon Canal, yours to enjoyMartin BrownPDF
3 May 1990Talk and 16mm cine film on the job of a coastguardMike O'BrienPDF
7 Jun 1990AGM followed by 16mm film 'The Sea Port' from Shell Library PDF
5 Jul 1990The History and Restoration of the Mid Hants RailwayJohn AdamsPDF
2 Aug 1990Members' Slides PDF
6 Sep 1990Tour Round English/Welsh WaterwaysDavid LaingPDF
4 Oct 1990Waterways Recovery GroupChris DaveyPDF
1 Nov 1990Kennet and Avon boat builderPeter BroughamPDF
6 Dec 1990Boat Decoration followed by American SupperLes OsbornPDF
3 Jan 1991The Crofton Pumping StationPeter HironsPDF
7 Feb 1991The Chichester CanalJohn CooperPDF
7 Mar 1991Lister/Petter MarineMike BeachamPDF
4 Apr 1991Bristol or BustJon SimsPDF
2 May 1991Film and Video Night - Thames Barrier, tunnel under Hong Kong harbour and 'On The Cut' PDF
6 Jun 1991AGM followed by video on changing face of British Waterways PDF
4 Jul 1991HMS Warrior 1860George HaysomPDF
1 Aug 1991Members Slide and Film Night PDF
5 Sep 1991Gloucester and Sharpness CanalPaul TullettPDF
3 Oct 1991The Boat Museum at Ellesmere PortTony HirstPDF
7 Nov 1991AVONBAY from Strasbourg to Berlin and BrusselsHugh McKnightPDF
5 Dec 1991Old Farm Tool Quiz followed by American SupperPeter ArmitagePDF
2 Jan 1992Southampton and Salisbury CanalMike SmethamPDF
6 Feb 1992Paint your NarrowboatPeter Bennett (International Paints)PDF
5 Mar 1992History of Wind and Water MillsJohn SilmanPDF
2 Apr 1992My Latest Waterways SlidesBrian EvansPDF
7 May 1992Threats to the WaterwaysDavid Stevenson (Chairman IWA)PDF
4 Jun 1992(???)AGM + Film Night  
2 Jul 1992History and Preservation of the Ffestiniog RailwayDavid Meek and Bob SmithPDF
6 Aug 1992(???)Members' Slides  
3 Sep 1992Big Digs and Little DigsJon SimsPDF
1 Oct 1992The Chichester Canal SocietyJohn CooperPDF
5 Nov 1992Canal Lifts in Belgium and Rhine-Main-Danube CanalHugh McKnightPDF
3 Dec 1992Talk on Owls followed by American SupperPeter BerryPDF
7 Jan 1993British Waterways Boat StandardsGeorge GibsonPDF
4 Feb 1993Historic PortsmouthGeorge HaysomPDF
4 Mar 1993The Wey NavigationBob NichollsPDF
1 Apr 1993(???) "No job for a gentleman" - History of submarines(???) Commander Compton-Hall, RN Retd., MBE 
6 May 1993The Burgundy RingRon & Myra GloverPDF
3 Jun 1993AGM and Film Night - Joshua Jones, A Bridge in Time and The Water Highway PDF
1 Jul 1993The Isle of Wight Steam Railway - Past Present and FutureJim LoePDF
5 Aug 1993Members' Slide and Film Night PDF
2 Sep 1993Wey South - Progress by the Wey and Arun Canal TrustJohn WoodPDF
7 Oct 1993The History and Preservation of the Steam Narrowboat 'President'Richard ThomasPDF
4 Nov 1993An artist's view of waterwaysHarley CrossleyPDF
2 Dec 1993Audio/visual Presentation plus American Supper and Mini ExhibitionGill & Paul HerbertPDF
6 Jan 1994Another Three Men in a BoatRoger HardyPDF
3 Feb 1994Rhine-Main-Danube - 16mm colour filmHugh McKnightPDF
3 Mar 1994My View of the River ThamesDieter JebensPDF
7 Apr 1994Return to Lock 19, Basingstoke CanalJon SimsPDF
5 May 1994Canal Dead Ends and Canal de NivernaisEric Lewis & Brian EvansPDF
2 Jun 1994AGM and film night PDF
7 Jul 1994The Last Days of Steam on British RailDavid MeekPDF
4 Aug 1994Members' Slides PDF
1 Sep 1994Small Steam Launches on Canals and RiversDr Roger CalvertPDF
6 Oct 1994The Publication of Canal & Riverboat MagazineNorman AlboroughPDF
3 Nov 1994Our Waterways HeritageMrs Frances HartPDF
1 Dec 1994EGM, (???) American Supper & 'A Christmas Toast' - the production of Champagne(???)Martin Cripps 
5 Jan 1995The Kennet & Avon Canal and its AppealTerry Kemp 
2 Feb 1995The Grand Union Canal 1793-1993 & Todays EngineeringChris MitchellPDF
2 Mar 1995Early Inland Navigation in HampshirePeter BoycePDF
6 Apr 1995New Forest Gunpowder WorksTony YowardPDF
4 May 1995The History of Waterways and Gloucester DocksTony ConderPDF
1 Jun 199530 Years of Fighting Rust in the Preservation of TransportIan DeanPDF
6 Jul 1995Annual General Meeting followed by canal videos PDF
3 Aug 1995Members Slides PDF
7 Sep 1995Architecture In TransportDean ClarkPDF
5 Oct 1995The BCN Waterways in Birmingham & the Black CountryRon CousensPDF
2 Nov 1995Vessels on London's Rivers in the 1930sDr Edwin CoursePDF
7 Dec 1995Inter-Society Waterway Quiz and American SupperQuizmaster: Peter OatesPDF
4 Jan 1996DIG95 and the Waterway Recovery GroupChris DaveyPDF
1 Feb 1996Waterways of ChinaFrank StokesPDF
7 Mar 1996The History of Postcards Featuring Hampshire and CanalsJohn SilmanPDF
4 Apr 1996The River LeaRichard ThomasPDF
2 May 1996The National Association of Boat OwnersPeter SterryPDF
6 Jun 1996AGM followed by Waterway VideosEric LewisPDF
4 Jul 1996A Lazy SummerPaul HerbertPDF
1 Aug 1996Members' slides - Far and Wide PDF
5 Sep 1996In Cressy's WakeTony ConderPDF
3 Oct 1996The Cotswold Canals TrustBruce HallPDF
7 Nov 1996Programme of Waterways FilmsOrdnance Survey Cine ClubPDF
5 Dec 1996Annual Inter-Society Quiz and American SupperQuizmaster: Chris DaveyPDF
2 Jan 1997Further Visits to French WaterwaysBrian EvansPDF
6 Feb 1997Canalside CameraJon SimsPDF
6 Mar 1997Talk by IWA ChairmanAudrey SmithPDF
3 Apr 1997BW Customer RelationsJim KellyPDF
1 May 1997Paddle Steamers of the South CoastAlfred TaylorPDF
5 Jun 199730th Birthday Party including play - Something in the WaterDay-Star Theatre CompanyPDF
3 Jul 1997AGM plus Video - 'Painted Boats' PDF
7 Aug 1997Members' Slides PDF
4 Sep 1997Shared Ownership of Narrow BoatsAlan MatthewsPDF
2 Oct 1997Bristol to Sharpness - Talk with videoAlan PadwickPDF
6 Nov 1997Bugsworth Basin and the IWPSIan Edgar 
4 Dec 1997Annual Inter-Society Quiz and American SupperQuizmaster: Eric LewisPDF
1 Jan 1998Paris to SwitzerlandRon and Myra GloverPDF
5 Feb 1998BT Global ChallengeTom White 
5 Mar 1998Somersetshire Coal CanalRoger HalsePDF
2 Apr 1998Lots to do at the Soo - A look at North American WaterwaysColin WardPDF
7 May 1998River Lea (Part 2) - Bow Back RiversRichard ThomasPDF
4 Jun 1998Day-Star Theatre PDF
2 Jul 1998AGM and Waterways Videos PDF
6 Aug 1998Members' Slides and video - 'The Canal Carrier' PDF
3 Sep 1998An Evening with our ChairmanBrian Evans 
1 Oct 1998Black Country WaterwaysRon Cousens 
5 Nov 1998A Small Boat on Local WaterwaysPeter GloverPDF
4 Dec 1998Annual Inter-Society Quiz and American SupperQuizmaster: Jon SimsPDF
7 Jan 1999The History of Water Mills and WindmillsJohn SilmanPDF
4 Feb 1999The Ups and Downs of Belgian WaterwaysRon and Myra GloverPDF
4 Mar 1999Members' Slides Evening PDF
1 Apr 1999Wilts & Berks Canal RestorationClem BarnettPDF
6 May 1999The Water Flows OnDay-Star TheatrePDF
3 Jun 1999AGM followed by Waterway Video PDF
1 Jul 1999Eastleigh Railway Preservation SocietyNeil KearnsPDF
5 Aug 1999Demonstrating Canal CraftsRay BrooksPDF
2 Sep 1999Waterway videosHugh GoughPDF
7 Oct 1999Commercial Narrow Boat Operators AssociationTrevor ThorntonPDF
4 Nov 1999The Chesterfield CanalLaura Sturrock & Peter OatesPDF
2 Dec 1999"Here, there, but not quite everywhere" followed by American SupperBrian EvansPDF
6 Jan 2000BCN Marathon ChallengeChris and Helen DaveyPDF
3 Feb 2000Jubilee Sailing TrustPam TaylorPDF
2 Mar 2000Canals of South West EnglandBob DukesPDF
6 Apr 2000Members' Slides / Prints and Photo Competition PDF
4 May 2000The Anderton Boat LiftRichard DrakePDF
1 Jun 2000Annual General Meeting followed by more waterway videosHugh GoughPDF
6 Jul 2000The Last RunDay-Star TheatrePDF
3 Aug 2000Southern ChinaBrian EvansPDF
7 Sep 2000Archaeology on the River ItchenDr Andrew RusselPDF
5 Oct 2000Projekt 17 in Germany and Shannon-Erne Waterway in IrelandFrank StokesPDF
2 Nov 2000Navigating where others cannot reachChris CoburnPDF
7 Dec 2000Annual Inter-Society Waterways Quiz and American SupperQuizmaster: Peter OatesPDF
4 Jan 2001Southampton Canal Society and St John's Ambulance HallPeter OatesPDF
1 Feb 2001"Bullion Run, 1825" and restoration on the Wey & Arun CanalTony PrattPDF
1 Mar 2001The Friends of RaymondAlan PalmerPDF
5 Apr 2001Last of the Narrowboat FamiliesTerry PutnamPDF
26 Apr 2001The Hero of Sandy EdgeDay-Star TheatrePDF
24 May 2001Escargot and other DIY BoatsJon Sims and Colin JonesPDF
5 Jul 2001AGM followed by Buying a BoatLaura Sturrock & Peter OatesPDF
2 Aug 2001Pot Pourri - 2001 BCN Marathon Challenge & Caledonian CanalPeter Oates & Brian EvansPDF
6 Sep 2001Association of Waterways Cruising ClubsDick ElderPDF
4 Oct 2001The Waterways TrustRoger HanburyPDF
1 Nov 2001Members' Slides / Prints Evening and Photo Competition PDF
6 Dec 2001Inter-Society Waterways Quiz and American SupperQuizmaster: Eric LewisPDF
3 Jan 2002The Bankrupt CanalPeter OatesPDF
7 Feb 2002Cruising from NaptonSue and Eric LewisPDF
7 Mar 2002"Elsa" leaves France and travels to HollandRon & Myra GloverPDF
4 Apr 2002The History of the PostcardJohn SilmanPDF
9 May 2002Society AuctionAuctioneer: Linda PearcePDF
6 Jun 2002Mid-Hants Railway (Watercress Line)Don BradnamPDF
4 Jul 2002The Dorset & Somerset Canal - Friends, Families, Feuds, Finance, Failure and FutureDerrick HuntPDF
25 Jul 2002Annual General Meeting followed by video 'The Impossible Dream' PDF
5 Sep 2002Heritage Lottery Fund restoration of the K&AJohn LaverickPDF
3 Oct 2002The Moon on the WaterDay-Star TheatrePDF
7 Nov 2002Restoration of the Stroudwater and the Thames & Severn CanalsBruce HallPDF
5 Dec 2002Inter-Society Waterways Quiz and American SupperQuizmaster: Mike LaishleyPDF
2 Jan 2003Members' Slides, Prints and Photo Competition Evening PDF
6 Feb 2003Wildlife on the ItchenDennis BrightPDF
6 Mar 2003'Trip Boats on the Basingstoke Canal'Tony HaynesPDF
3 Apr 2003Transport FilmsFrank BanfieldPDF
8 May 2003Residential Boat Owners AssociationJohn RossPDF
5 June 2003Annual General Meeting followed by video 'The Lost Wey to the Sea' PDF
3 Jul 2003The Talyllyn RailwayPeter Kent MasonPDF
31 Jul 2003Working narrow boats / Itchen NavigationPeter Oates & Laura SturrockPDF
4 Sep 2003The Macclesfield Canal and Adjoining WaterwaysTim BoddingtonPDF
2 Oct 2003Another Fine DayDay-Star TheatrePDF
6 Nov 2003Talk by the IWA National ChairmanJohn FletcherPDF
4 Dec 2003Annual Inter-Society Waterways Quiz & American SupperQuizmaster: Jon SimsPDF
8 Jan 2004Members' Slides, Prints and Photo Competition Evening PDF
5 Feb 2004Building New Canals: Finding New FundingAndrew StumpfPDF
3 Mar 2004'Around Britain by Canal in the 70s'Eric and Sue LewisPDF
4 Apr 2004Ipswich & Stowmarket NavigationJohn FinchPDF
29 Apr 2004A Haven for Wildlife - Titchfield Haven Nature ReserveDennis BrightPDF
3 Jun 2004The Kennet & Avon Canal TrustPeter CrawfordPDF
1 Jul 2004The Wilts & Berks Canal TrustPeter SmithPDF
29 Jul 2004Annual General Meeting followed by video 'The Caldon Canal in December 2003'Tony FryPDF
2 Sep 2004The Wisbech and Upwell Tramway and Wisbech CanalAndrew IngramPDF
7 Oct 2004Taking a ChanceDay-Star TheatrePDF
4 Nov 2004The Thames CreeksDavid PearcePDF
2 Dec 2004Inter-Society Waterways Quiz and American SupperQuizmaster: Chris DaveyPDF
6 Jan 2005Members' Slides, Prints and Photo Competition Evening PDF
3 Feb 2005Down the Rhine and up the NeckarRon & Myra GloverPDF
3 Mar 2005Little & Large in the North WestSue & Eric LewisPDF
7 Apr 2005The Herefordshire & Gloucestershire CanalCliff PennyPDF
12 May 2005Valley of the Barn OwlsDennis BrightPDF
2 Jun 2005A Day in the Life of a Thames TugRichard ThomasPDF
7 Jul 2005The Itchen Navigation ProjectLeah MathiasPDF
4 Aug 2005Annual General Meeting followed by DVD on Lichfield & Hatherton Canals PDF
1 Sep 2005The Work of the Upper Severn TrustJeremy ColesPDF
13 Oct 2005So you think you know about Industrial Archaeology?John Silman and Tony YowardPDF
3 Nov 2005South Coast Circular CruiseJames GriffinPDF
1 Dec 2005Annual Inter-Society Waterways Quiz, Auction and American SupperQuizmaster: Eric LewisPDF
5 Jan 2006Members' Slides, Prints, Digital Images and Photo Competition Evening PDF
2 Feb 2006My work as Padre to the Inland WaterwaysReverend Peter AtwillPDF
2 Mar 2006Odds and Ends but not what you think!David and Margaret JamesPDF
6 Apr 2006The BCN Then and Now - early 1970's and 2005Eric and Sue LewisPDF
27 Apr 2006The History of the Royal Naval Cordite Works at PooleBob DukesPDF
1 Jun 2006Idle WomenRunnalls DavisPDF
6 Jul 2006Waterways at WarGeorge FlemingPDF
27 Jul 2006Annual General Meeting followed by DVD on Working Boats PDF
7 Sep 2006Early Canalling Days on Standard 8 CineBrian EvansPDF
5 Oct 2006A Calendar of British WildlifeDennis BrightPDF
2 Nov 2006London's WaterwaysChris Cove-SmithPDF
7 Dec 2006Inter-society Waterways Quiz and American Supper.Quizmaster: Chris DaveyPDF
4 Jan 2007Members' Slides, Prints and Photo Competition PDF
1 Feb 2007The Royal Military CanalGeorge FlemingPDF
1 Mar 2007Exploits on the rivers of Southern GermanyRon and Myra GloverPDF
5 Apr 2007'The Moving Meadow' and my boatsPeter BoycePDF
26 Apr 2007'The River Douro'Roger SquiresPDF
7 Jun 2007'Lots to do at the Soo'Colin WardPDF
5 Jul 2007Talk on the Basingstoke CanalRoger CansdalePDF
26 Jul 2007Annual General Meeting followed by DVD 'By Canal in the '50s'. PDF
6 Sep 2007'Reflections on the '50s'Colin ScrivenerPDF
4 Oct 2007What's all the fuss about?Day-Star TheatrePDF
1 Nov 2007Adventures of the Tuesday Night ClubNeil ArlidgePDF
6 Dec 2007Inter-Society Waterways Quiz and American Supper.Quizmaster: Peter OatesPDF
3 Jan 2008Members' Photographic Evening and Competition PDF
7 Feb 2008The Changing Face of the WaterwaysHarry ArnoldPDF
6 Mar 2008The Highland CanalsRichard ThomasPDF
3 Apr 2008Fruit Flies Like a BananaSteve HaywoodPDF
24 Apr 2008Narrowboats to NorwayClive FieldPDF
5 Jun 2008Silk: Myth and MysteryBob DukesPDF
3 Jul 2008Wild West WalesDennis BrightPDF
31 Jul 2008Annual General Meeting followed by DVD on the Great Ouse and Cam river systems PDF
4 Sep 2008Mid Hants Railway Preservation SocietyDave YaldrenPDF
2 Oct 2008"Put that light out!"Day-Star TheatrePDF
6 Nov 2008"The Purton Hulks"Paul BarnettPDF
4 Dec 2008Inter-Society Waterways Quiz and American SupperQuizmaster: Mike LaishleyPDF
6 Jan 2009Members' Slides, Prints and Photo Competition PDF
5 Feb 2009"Crossing Germany West to East"Ron & Myra GloverPDF
5 Mar 2009"Life and Times of a Thames Lock keeper Today"Peter PainePDF
2 Apr 2009"Alaska and the Yukon" (or "Up Close, Personal and Casual!")Alan J SmithPDF
30 Apr 2009Panama Canal.Roger SquiresPDF
11 Jun 2009Society 'social' evening comprising a Silent Auction and a General Knowledge Quiz. PDF
2 Jul 2009"President's Evening" - Tales, slides and cine filmBrian EvansPDF
30 Jul 2009Annual General Meeting followed by DVDs "Take to the Boats" and "The River" PDF
3 Sep 2009Presentation on the Kennet & Avon CanalPeter JordanPDF
25 Sep 2009"An Unpleasant Business" followed by an American SupperDay-Star TheatrePDF
5 Nov 2009"Life Before WRG"Tim DodwellPDF
3 Dec 2009Annual Inter-Society Waterways Quiz followed by an American SupperQuizmaster: Eric LewisPDF
7 Jan 2010Meeting cancelled through bad weather  
4 Feb 2010"Round Britain in the 1970's"Eric & Sue LewisPDF
4 Mar 2010"Curiosities of the Chilterns"Alan CopelandPDF
1 Apr 2010"Chinese Grand Canal"Liam D'Arcy BrownPDF
29 Apr 2010"Gosling's Gallivants 2009"Paul GoslingPDF
3 Jun 2010Industrial Properties, the Wey & Arun and "Saucy Postcards"John SilmanPDF
1 Jul 2010"The Itchen Navigation"Ali MorsePDF
22 Jul 2010AGM followed by "A Social Evening" with Cheese & Wine PDF
2 Sep 2010"Sparrow Hawk & other birds of prey"Dennis BrightPDF
8 Oct 2010"The Worst Summer Ever" followed by an American SupperDay-Star TheatrePDF
4 Nov 2010"The Gunpowder Plot"Richard ThomasPDF
2 Dec 2010Meeting cancelled through bad weather  
6 Jan 2011Members' Slides, Prints and Photo Evening PDF
3 Feb 2011"The Talyllyn Railway"Alan & Jane InderPDF
3 Mar 2011"Horsham to Littlehampton in 100 years" and short update on the Wey & Arun Canal Trust progressTony PrattPDF
7 Apr 2011Annual Inter-Society Waterways Quiz followed by an American Supper (postponed from last December)Quizmaster: Nick GrundyPDF
28 Apr 2011"The Suez Canal Past & Present"Roger SquiresPDF
2 Jun 2011"Social Evening" - Bring and Buy, Silent Auction, Quiz, Games and a light supper PDF
7 Jul 2011"The History and Design of the Bailey Bridge"Pablo HaworthPDF
28 Jul 2011Annual General Meeting - followed by Cheese & Wine PDF
1 Sep 2011"The Caldon Canal, Bridgnorth & Bewdley, etc"Brian EvansPDF
7 Oct 2011"A Long Weekend!" followed by an American SupperDay-Star TheatrePDF
3 Nov 2011"Lydney's Lost Fleet"Paul BarnettPDF
1 Dec 2011Annual Inter-Society Waterways Quiz followed by an American SupperQuizmaster: Nick GrundyPDF
5 Jan 2012Members' Photographic Evening and Competition PDF
2 Feb 2012"Brownsea Island"John EnglandPDF
1 Mar 2012"Ellesmere Port & Liverpool 2011"Peter Oates and Laura SturrockPDF
5 Apr 2012Film footage of SCS boat trips and other transport eventsTony ShadickPDF
3 May 2012No meeting  
7 Jun 2012The wooden narrowboat "Lucy" and her ongoing restorationPeter BoycePDF
5 Jul 2012AGM followed by Cheese & Wine PDF
2 Aug 2012No meeting  
6 Sep 2012"The Wilts & Berks Canal"Chris CoylePDF
4 Oct 2012"A Magic Lantern Show"Alan BrindlePDF
1 Nov 2012"A Night at Blackstone Hall" followed by an American SupperDay-Star TheatrePDF
6 Dec 2012Annual Inter-Society Waterways Quiz followed by an American SupperQuizmaster: Peter OatesPDF
3 Jan 2013Members Waterways Photographic Evening and Competition PDF
7 Feb 2013"The Chichester Ship Canal Trust"Linda Wilkinson and Adge RobertsPDF
7 Mar 2013"The Canal & River Trust"John DodwellPDF
11 Apr 2013"The Itchen Navigation"Chris HumbyPDF
2 May 2013No meeting  
6 Jun 2013NB Beatty and the Queen's Diamond Jubilee PageantNick Grundy 
4 Jul 2013AGM followed by Cheese and Wine  
1 Aug 2013No meeting  
5 Sep 2013"Water Management"Adam Comerford and Gordon OsbornPDF
3 Oct 2013"Archives recording the past for the future"Elaine KirbyPDF
7 Nov 2013“The Awakening of Geoffrey Phelps” followed by an American SupperDay-Star Theatre 
5 Dec 2013The Annual Inter-Society Waterways QuizQuizmaster: Martin LudgatePDF
2 Jan 2014Photographic Evening and Competition PDF
6 Feb 2014“The Titanic”Geoffrey WattsPDF
6 Mar 2014“Secret Canals of Britain”Stuart FisherPDF
3 Apr 2014“The Restoration of Wooden Narrow Boats”Peter BoycePDF
1 May 2014No meeting  
5 Jun 2014“The Ups and Downs of the South Pennine Ring”Gordon OsbornPDF
3 Jul 2014AGM followed by Cheese and Wine PDF
7 Aug 2014No meeting  
4 Sep 2014“Old Photos and Foxton Inclined Plane”Eva Drinkwater and Alan RosePDF
2 Oct 2014“Memories of the Great War”Geoff WattsPDF
6 Nov 2014“A Bad Penny” followed by an American SupperDay-Star TheatrePDF
4 Dec 2014The Annual Inter-Society Waterways QuizQuizmaster: Chris DaveyPDF
8 Jan 2015“Waterways Photographic Evening and Competition” PDF
5 Feb 2015“The River Lee from Luton to Old Ford Lock, London”Richard ThomasPDF
5 Mar 2015“Freight on the Waterways”John PomfretPDF
2 Apr 2015“British Transport”David DoultonPDF
7 May 2015No meeting  
4 Jun 2015“The History of Canal and Traditional Narrowboat Painting”John RossPDF
2 Jul 2015AGM followed by Cheese and Wine PDF
6 Aug 2015No meeting  
3 Sep 2015Magic Lantern Show of the Manchester Ship Canal constructionAileen ButlerPDF
1 Oct 2015“Cruising around Vancouver”Ron & Myra GloverPDF
5 Nov 2015“A Short Waterways Comedy” followed by an American SupperDay-Star TheatrePDF
3 Dec 2015The Annual Inter-Society Waterways QuizQuizmaster: Peter OatesPDF
7 Jan 2016Waterways Photographic Evening and Competition PDF
4 Feb 2016“In the Wake of the Cockleshell Heroes”Roger & Sandra DowntonPDF
3 Mar 2016“Sonia Rolt and other Idle Women”Tim CoghlanPDF
7 Apr 2016“Flying Boats of Southampton”Colin Van GeffenPDF
5 May 2016No meeting  
2 Jun 2016“The Claverton Pump and The Burbage Crane”George Eycott and Peter DunnPDF
7 Jul 2016Annual General Meeting followed by Cheese and Wine and a natter. PDF
4 Aug 2016No meeting  
1 Sep 2016“Industrial Archaeology within the New Forest”Frank GreenPDF
6 Oct 2016“History of the Inland Waterways from Exeter to the Warwick & Napton Junction”Eric and Sue LewisPDF
3 Nov 2016“What's Good for The Goose?” followed by an American SupperDay-Star TheatrePDF
1 Dec 2016The Annual Inter-Society Waterways QuizQuizmaster: Nick GrundyPDF
5 Jan 2017Waterways Photographic Evening & Competition PDF
2 Feb 2017“SS Shieldhall”Graham MacKenziePDF
2 Mar 2017“Forgotten Wrecks of the First World War”Stephen FisherPDF
6 Apr 2017“Eling Tide Mill, the Past and the Future”Ruth KerrPDF
4 May 2017No meeting  
1 Jun 2017No meeting but instead 50th anniversary Basingstoke Canal Trip PDF
6 Jul 2017Fiftieth Annual General Meeting followed by cheese, wine and a natter. PDF
3 Aug 2017No meeting  
7 Sep 2017The Shannon and Erne WaterwaysGordon OsbornPDF
5 Oct 2017Itchen Village, Itchen Ferry and the Diaper FamilyCheryl ButlerPDF
2 Nov 2017“The Last Run” followed by an American SupperDay-Star TheatrePDF
7 Dec 2017Annual Inter-Society Waterways Quiz and American Supper PDF
4 Jan 2018Waterways Photographic Evening and Competition PDF
1 Feb 2018“4000 Locks and Counting”Tony FryPDF
1 Mar 2018Meeting cancelled through bad weather.  
5 Apr 2018The Heroes and Villains of the Basingstoke CanalRoger CansdalePDF
3 May 2018No meeting  
7 Jun 2018Royal National Lifeboat InstitutionCaroline TilleyPDF
5 July 2018Fifty-first Annual General Meeting followed by summer buffet PDF
2 Aug 2018No meeting  
6 Sep 2018Tony Shadick with a selection of videosTony ShadickPDF
4 Oct 2018The steamer VIC32Ron and Myra GloverPDF
1 Nov 2018“Pleasure Boating in the 1930s, 40s,& 50s”Nick GrundyPDF
6 Dec 2018Inter-Society Waterways QuizQuestion Master: Nick GrundyPDF
3 Jan 2019Waterways Photographic Evening and Competition PDF
7 Feb 2019"Bats - the super heroes of the night"Nik KnightPDF
7 Mar 2019“Steam Narrowboating – not for the faint hearted”The Reverend Mark RudallPDF
4 Apr 2019Chris Witts and his life on the River SevernChris WittsPDF
2 May 2019No meeting  
6 Jun 2019“Goslings’ Gallivants Part Two”Paul GoslingPDF
4 Jul 2019Fifty-second Annual General Meeting followed by summer buffet PDF
1 Aug 2019No meeting  

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