Plas Wilmot Notebook

Notebook giving details on the building of Plas Wilmot on Edward Salter’s croft at Croes Wyllan 1829   OBHAG has recently funded the digitising by Oswestry Family & Local History Group of the Plas Wilmot notebook. This unique source, which records the building of Wilfred Owen’s birthplace by Edward Salter in 1829, is held by Oswestry Library. Its digitisation means that it can now be viewed on the Library’s public-access computers without the need to handle the original. ...
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Heritage Open Days 2016

Oswestry & Border History & Archaeology Group - OBHAG Oswestry and Beyond Heritage Open Days 2016   Four Free Events Open to All 1. Friday 9th September at 7.30 pm 'Killed the Boar, Shaved his Head', the Violent Death of Richard III The Memorial Hall, Smithfield Road, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 2EG A talk by Robert Woosnam-Savage of the Royal Armouries Museum. Robert was part of the team which investigated the skeleton of Richard III discovered at Greyfriars, Le...
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Autumn Programme

Autumn Programme 2015 - Oswestry & Border History & Archaeology Group Friday 11th September 7:30pm "Oswestry Shopping Through the Ages" Carole James Friday 9th October 7:30pm "Place - Names of Oswestry" Dr David Parsons Shropshire Place - Names Project Friday 13th November - 7:30pm "Recent Investigations at Strata Marcella" Nigel Jones CPAT Friday 11th December - 7:30pm 'Dayly Hurried from Karn to Kaer' Edward Lhuyd's Cornish Journey Derek Williams Oswestry & Bo...
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