About the Book
Hexham Local History Society was founded in 1968 and is now the largest local history society in Northumberland. Members meet monthly for a programme of talks and, in the summer months, visits to locations of historic interest throughout the northeast and beyond. It publishes a newsletter three times a year and an annual journal, the Hexham Historian, an index to which is available to download free from the website: http://hexhamhistorian.org/. Members are also able to use a growing online research library of downloadable documents relating to the history of Hexham.