Welcome to BRINDLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY website

Our October meeting is on Monday 27th October at 7.30pm.

The talk will be given by Brian Jeffrey and Richard Matthews .

 

‘CONSTANT MARY’

The waterwheel system of Read and Simonstone

Brindle Community Hall, Water Street, Brindle. PR6 8NH 

 And to round off the year ……………

November 24th – The Lancashire Witches of 1612 – Dr. Robert Poole.

 

 

Go to our NEWS page for full details and to find out more about  OUR YEAR’S PROGRAMME OF TALKS

Read about the History of Brindle and about the people that have lived here.

Formed in 2002, our Society exists to preserve the history of Brindle, one of the oldest Parishes in Lancashire, dating back to c1190.
Our website features all the latest news from the Society, details of our future meetings and events, information and news articles, and details of the local War Memorials.
As well as finding out about the past, you can read our book reviews and find information about the interesting places in the local area we have visited.

History of Brindle

Brindle is a small and ancient village set in farmland and bordered by the towns of Preston, Chorley and Blackburn

A Titanic Connection

Second Officer Charles Lightoller was the last Titanic survivor taken aboard Carpathia

Brindle Schoolmaster

In the summer of 1871, a young man set off to make the train journey north to the distant village of Brindle