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Horley historians' date with a "Colossus"
9:00am Saturday 14th September 2013 in News
Horley Local History Society is to host an illustrated talk on the Scottish civil engineer, architect and stonemason, Thomas Telford.
The society will welcome Les Lockett to give the talk on the life of the celebrated 18th century road, bridge and canal builder, entitled Pontifex Maximus, Colossus of Roads, at The Strawson Hall, 156 Albert Road, Horley, on Thursday, November 28, at 8pm. Before that, David Rae will talk on Rupert Bear at the group's next meeting in the Strawson Hall on Thursday, September 26, at 8pm, with visitors £1, and another talk will be given on Thursday, October 24, for which the speaker is still to be arranged.
Horley Local History Society meets on the fourth Thursday of most months in the Strawson Hall. Website: www.horleyhistory.org.uk