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Ripon at War (1914-1919) Exhibition

Ripon Historical Society and Ripon Library presents a FREE exhibition in the reference area of the Library. 4th August 2014 – March 2015 RIPON AT WAR (1914-1919) EXHIBITION AT RIPON LIBRARY For more information contact: Ripon Library, The Arcade, Ripon, HG4 1AG Tel: 0845 034 9524 or email: View the PDF...

Memorial Inscriptions

Volunteers needed for our Memorial Inscriptions review! The Society is also reviewing our Microfiche on Memorial Inscriptions, and requires volunteers from the Ripon area to carry out re-surveys of burial grounds. Any person who wishes to help should contact our Honorary Secretary, Mary...

Our First World War Project

We are researching the Ripon Role of Honour for the First World War. The Society is at present carrying out research on the Ripon Roll of Honour for the First World War and would like to mark the 100 years anniversary of the start of the conflict by an event in 2014. Local newspapers have already been searched and...

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