May 2022 Meeting

We met on Wednesday 11th May 2022, at The Granary, Quay Lane, in Sudbury.

We heard a talk by Brian Mansfield about Brunton’s Propellers, originally a Sudbury firm. Brian is a former employee, and he had a variety of items to show us.

You can read a summary of his talk here .

Bookings were taken for the May Outing to Kenwood House and for the trip to Kings Lynn in June. Both outings are now open to non members.

The next meeting is on Wednesday 8th June at 10am, at The Granary. Joanne Barham from the Victoria & Albert Museum will give a talk on William Morris and Victorian Wallpaper.

Future meetings are listed here .

The photo shows the Brunton offices in Station Road, Sudbury. The Edwardian frontage in the foreground was demolished in 2002 but the former Railway Bell public house beyond, which later became part of Bruntons, still survives. c1960. Source: photoarchive.sudburyheritagecentre.co.uk/ .

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