Welcome to Brindle Historical Society website. Kindly hosted by ITMedics.

Monday 21st May 2018

A Historical Tour of Brindle St James’ Church and Cemetery

with Dr James Mawdsley

meeting at the Church at 7.30pm

Why not visit the Church website

http://www.brindlestjames.co.uk/index.html

Or follow them on Facebook

https://en-gb.facebook.com/stjamesbrindle/

            Our meetings are now held every third Monday at 7.30 and are usually held at 

            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.

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