The objectives of the Society are to promote the appreciation, study and recording of the history and natural environment of the parish of North Curry. Meetings are held in the Village Hall at 8:00 pm on the third Wednesday of every month (unless otherwise stated).
Non-members are very welcome to attend on payment of a small charge.
The North Curry Society also sponsors the North Curry Archives, now constituted as a Trust, which is a collection of village archive material, including rural life artefacts and memorabilia, mainly collected by Mrs. Betty Koppa, BEM which is stored in the Archive Room above the Coffee Shop. For information on the archives or access to them, please contact the archivist of the North Curry Archive Trust, Mrs Betty Koppa at 6, Stoke Road, North Curry, Taunton, Somerset, TA3 6LR – Tel. 01823 490404.
For further information on the archives visit the web page of the North Curry Archive Trust.
Chairman Alan Billinghurst 01823 490421
Secretary Judith Hincks 01823 490166
NORTH CURRY SOCIETY SPEAKERS AND EVENTS 2019
Talks start at 8pm
Ducking stools, Dissenters,
Debtors & Drunks
My little rubber ducky
Saturday 11th May 2pm-4:30pm
Come and visit our stall
Romans & Britons
17th July 7pm
ANNUAL FOOTPATH WALK
Starting outside Village Hall
16th October (note date)
followed at 8pm by a talk (tbc)
Publications by the Society include:
North Curry Camera
a collection of old photographs of the village, compiled by Hugh Bushell
North Curry ’99
a collection of contemporary photographs of the village, edited by Hugh Bushell
a history of North Curry School, written and compiled by Hugh Bushell
The Glorious Dead
a study of the North Curry War Memorial, written by Colin Trim
The Village Map Printed copies (A3 or A2) Price: £6.00 or £9.00
The Village Map Tea Towels Price: £5.00
Available from the Society at meetings, or from the Coffee Shop or Archives