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History Society in the town of Sandwich Kent

Sandwich Local History Society and Sandwich Archives

If you have a question about the town of Sandwich, the History Society can draw on their knowledge & extensive records in the Sandwich Archives - or they can point you in the right direction for your research.

Not only do the Sandwich History Society have a wealth of knowledge, they also provide conducted Historical Tours of the town, publish books on the History of Sandwich and hold events and talks throughout the year.

These lecturers are posted on the Calendar of Events


General Secretary
Mrs Jacqui Linning. The Chanter's House, 11 Strand Street, Sandwich. tel: 01304 614866

Hon. Treasurer
Chris Hagerty Esq. 235 St. Richards Road, Deal. tel: 01304 382137

Lecture Secretary
Dr. Tom Richardson. 68 Strand Street, Sandwich tel: 01304 612266

Sandwich Guildhall Archive

Sandwich Guildhall Archive has collections of books, documents, photographs, postcards, maps and objects with relevance to the history of the Ancient Town & Cinque Port of Sandwich.

Appointments can be made to view documents on Monday and Wednesday afternoons
between 2.30pm and 4.00pm.

Contact : The Town Clerk tel: 01304 617197 website