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A trip down memory lane of RHS outings. RHS members over the years have enjoyed many trips and outings.

Some were local evening and afternoon trips, while others were all day outings further afield. Afternoon/ Evening trips 2008, a visit to see Brian Ayer’s farm to view his collection. Autumn afternoon visit to the Mausoleum and Brocklesby Park on … Continue reading

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RHS 15 years review

15 years ago, this month the RHS had its first meeting. It was formed in response to the changing times of the town, Heritage was the buzzword for 2005. In 2009, the society took on the late Brian Ayers collection … Continue reading

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WW11 V E Day talk that never happened due to the lockdown

May meeting was to be a talk on WW11, Market Rasen and VE Day. Front page of 12th May 1945 MRMUnfortunately, it and the exhibition in the OPS has been cancelled due to the lockdown. The talk was on WW11, … Continue reading

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Methodism in Market Rasen

Member Ann Lillywhite gave us a very informative talk supported by photographs of the various chapels in and around the town on the history of Methodism on the evening of 1st August. This was well supported by members and guests, … Continue reading

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Our visit to International Bomber Command Centre at Canwick on 4th July

Our trip to International Bomber Command Centre at Canwick was in glorious sunshine and our guide Phil gave us an excellent tour highlighting the history of bomber command and its missions, he also told us about the long journey to … Continue reading

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A great evening at the Racecourse

Our thanks go to Sue Lucas for a very informative and fun visit to the racecourse on 2nd May, we learnt lots about the history of the racecourse and also got to see the usually off limits places like the … Continue reading

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RHS Goes to the Old Railway Station

February 7th Evening visit to the Old Railway Station “The Old Railway Station is fully restored and full of History” that is what it says on the leaflet, so members of Rase Heritage Society went to check it out. The … Continue reading

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Widow Smith came calling – December 2018

On Thursday 6th December 2018 the Society was visited by Widow Smith who came to tell us how things were in Market Rasen back in 1818.  Widow Smith had fallen on hard times following the death of her husband, William, … Continue reading

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