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Local history and heritage

The Local History and Archives Centre holds historic materials for the borough and is situated in Lewisham Library.​​​

WW1 Centenary

​Find out more about the borough and World War One and things taking place locally to mark its centenary.

The borough in pictures

The history of the borough told through its photographs, pictures, posters, prints and maps from our collections.
 


Contact

Local History and Archives Centre
Local History And Archives Centre
Lewisham Library
199 201 Lewisham High Street
Se13 6lg
Tel:
020 8314 8501

Email:

Events

We are Catford South Reminiscence Project Free

Torridon Road community library 
20 October 11am to 12.30PM

Local history group for Catford South

Official unveiling of Memorial to civilian victims of enemy air raids in the First World War Free

Ladywell Cemetery 
21 October 2.30PM to 4pm

Unveiling of new memorial to civilian victims of enemy air raids in the First World War

Guided walk in commemoration of the Third Battle of Ypres Free

Ladywell cemetary 
22 October 2pm to 3.30PM

The Third Battle of Ypres 31st July - 6th November 1917

We are Catford South Reminiscence Project Free

Torridon Road community library 
27 October 11am to 12.30PM

Local history group for Catford South

Discover Deptford: FREE Haunted History Walk Free

Deptford Market Yard, SE8 4BX 
28 October 5.30PM to 7.30PM

A fact-filled evening tour around the streets of Deptford, with a few spooky stories along the way.

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