Aireborough Historical Society

AHS Events (4)

AHS Excursion Northumberland
Date 1988
Location Berwick on Tweed
Photo ID M033


The visit was a weekend trip to Northumberland area, an Ex President Of AHS Barry Baxter took this photo of left to right Jack Archdale, Joan Witham, Jean Sheard, Ken Schofield, Jessie Jordan(nee Lucas) and Jessie Sunderland.



Photo ID    A827
 Hampshire - 1991
It is thought the location may have been Bambridge. Jessie Jordan and Jack Archdale enjoying the trip.
Donated by Philip Archdale.

Photo ID    T46A
Scotland - 1992
AHS trip to Irvine in Scotland. On the reverse of the photo it reads-
"A reminder of a wonderful weekend at Irvine in May 1992 with the Museum Society. Our 56th wedding anniversary was also at this time, so many thanks to you all for making it such a happy and memorable occasion. Lillie and Arthur Dearing". 

Photo ID    N496  
Shropshire - 1994
Members enjoying refreshments during the AHS annual holiday to Shropshire.

Photo ID    R358
Venue unknown - 1994
Members posing for a group photo, on one of the many excursions enjoyed by the Society.

Photo ID    W476
Leith Scotland - Undated
This was one of the many trips to Scotland that the society members enjoyed. Here they are in Leith, waiting to go on board the royal yacht Britannia.
The ship was decommissioned in December 1997 and given a permanent betth at the Ocean Terminal in Leith Edinburgh.

Photo ID    W477 Outdoor lunch in Leith
Photo ID    W478 Outdoor lunch in Leith
Photo ID    S429
Newby Hall and Grantley Hall - Undated
Members spent a weekend exploring the gardens of Newby Hall near Boroughbridge and Grantley Hall near Ripon.

Photo ID    S437
Nidderdale - Undated
Members enjoying a visit to Nidderdale.
Photo ID    W221
Scotland - Undated
 On a trip to Melrose in Scotland the AHS members enjoyed a stay at the George & Abbotsford Hotel.

Photo ID    W225
Liverpool - Undated
A visit by the members to the Albert Dock in Liverpool.

Photo ID    W228
 Scotland - Undated
River Tweed 

Photo ID    P209
Venue unknown - 1999
Venue unknown, members have a photo opportunity on a grand staircase. Lady 2nd in on the right on the 2nd step up is Jessie Jordon, bottom step on the right is Irene Lawson.

Photo ID    W377
Cheshire - 2000
AHS visit to Little Moreton Hall in Cheshire. The hall was built for a local landowner in 1504-08. It is moated and half timbered, becoming property of The National Trust in 1938.

Photo ID    W366
 Knaresborough - 2000
A day in Knaresborough.
Photo ID    W368 Mother Shipton's cave Knaresborough
Photo ID    M318
Holyhead Wales - 2000
An excursion to Holyhead. In the middle front row in a brown jacket is Jessie Jordan, next but one to her on her right in a blue cardigan is Joyce Girt.

Photo ID    L431
Barden Tower - 2000
Barden to Bolton Abbey walk
Photo ID    L432
 Walk - 2000
Lady on the right Audrey Speight
Photo ID    L498
Excursion including Canal Boat trip , towpath walk & Shipley Glen - 2000
A walk was enjoyed around Shipley Glen followed by a canal cruise to Bingley. 
Photo ID     L499 Time to board the canal boat.
Photo ID    L421
Members on a walk along the tow path on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Photo ID    L438
North Wales - 2000 
A visit to the  National Trust Bodnant Gardens at Colwyn Bay.

Photo ID    L439 Members are admiring a bank of Azaleas in full flower.

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