NEWS & EVENTS

WW1 BOOK LAUNCHED AND NOW ON SALE

Despite the appalling weather conditions a capacity crowd attended Hook Sports Club  to witness the launch of a book commemorating the end of World War One. The publication has been produced by Hook History Society  and highlights the role of a Pembrokeshire village...

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HISTORIANS TAKE TO THE WATER

  Forty supporters of Hook History Society recently followed the route taken by ocean going ships as they made their way up the river Cleddau to collect Hook mined anthracite to transport to countries in many parts of the world. The occasion was a river trip from...

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HISTORY IN PRINT AND PICTURES

The Society has available for sale varied interesting material dealing with the history of the riverside former mining village of Hook, It includes: WHERE THE RIVER BENDS …..an eighty page well illustrated book which deals in detail with the industrial and social...

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HISTORY OF PEMBROKESHIRE PUBS

Author and journalist, Keith Johnson, spoke to members of the Society on the History of Pembrokeshire Pubs……. An event which was particularly well attended. Mr Johnson traced the history of the public house from the time hospitality was offered to weary travellers and...

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