Welcome to BRINDLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY website
HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL OUR MEMBERS AND VISITORS
Our meetings are held every fourth Monday at 7.30 in
Brindle Community Hall, Water Street, Brindle. PR6 8NH
Everyone is welcome – become a member and enjoy a
discount on every meeting – an informative talk is
followed by a question and answer session and
tea or coffee and biscuits.
Our January meeting is on 26th January when Malcolm Tranter will tell us all about the rise and fall of commercial vehicle giant Leyland Motors.
Read about the History of Brindle and about the people that have lived here.
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
In the summer of 1871, a young man set off to make the train journey north to the distant village of Brindle