Walking Tour – 1914 – 1918 History Walk in Leichhardt

Step back in time and join us for a lovely walking tour of old Leichhardt Town the former Piperston town. Walking Tour – 1914 – 1918 History Walk in Leichhardt.

Pioneers Park at Sunset

Join local historian, Patrick Callaghan, and explore what it was like to live in Leichhardt in the years of World War One. We will also visit several WW1 Honour Boards and find out about some those remembered on those boards, and the stained glass windows in All Souls Anglican Church, one of which is in memory of a man who fought in both the Boer War and WW1.

Wednesday 16 September 2015

Leichhardt Library Meet at the rotunda at Pioneers Park Leichhardt 10am – 12noon Free event – Bring a hat and bottle of water Bookings – online or call 9367 9266 or http://www.leichhardt.nsw.gov.au/Library/Library-Events or email localhistory@lmc.nsw.gov.au

 

Conference 2011

The presentations will centre on public history, local heritage and social research which lead to the creating of primary historical data about a community. Inspired by the completed historical research and data achieved through the Leichhardt Local History Grants the presenters would love to share these unique historical findings and their research methodsWHEN Tuesday, September 06, 2011 9:30 AM – 4:00 PMWHERE Leichhardt Town Hall Cnr Norton and Marion Street, Leichahrdt, NSW(AUS) 2040

Register: If you would like to come along please RSVP by Thursday, September 01, 2011

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