Monthly talks on building history and vernacular architecture, with a emphasis on Somerset.
Guests are welcome. A suggested donation of £2 would be gratefully received by our treasurer for those that are not members.

Mary is now co-ordinating the programme and would appreciate suggestions of speakers / subjects / visits from you. meetings

All meetings are at The Meadway Hall, Compton Dundon at 7.30pm unless advised differently. - Map

Nearest post code TA11 6PQ
Latitude/Longitude 51.092802,-2.7368016
OS map ref ST485329

SVBRG - Program of events

All live meetings cancelled until further notice

Clearly we are unable to run our regular meetings, so we are now planning regular Zoom meetings.

Zoom meetings

Links to meetings will be provided by the usual emails.

Wednesday 17 November, 7.30 pm

We will have a few short mini presentations by members and our AGM.
John Rickard will talk on Black Lion House.
Fergus will talk on dendro-dated doors.
Other speakers welcome, please contact Fergus

Wednesday 19 January 7.30pm

Andy Moir, an active dendrochronologist and builder of BARD, the Building Archaeology Research Database www.buildingarchaeology.com will talk to us on his various projects.


Mailing list

Sign up for our mailing list and we will email you with reminders of our meetings.


Other local meeting & talks

Martock Local History Group
They meet in Martock each month at the Primary School in Elmleigh Road. The meetings are on the 4th Tuesday of each month. Our aim is to have lectures during the winter months and organise visits, field walking and more outdoor activities during the summer.

Tintinhull Local History Group
All evening meetings 7.30pm Tintinhull Village Hall. Vicarage Street.(Unless otherwise stated). NON MEMBERS WELCOME - £3 entrance fee. - Members entrance fee £1.