Hornsey Historical Society Bulletin 59 has just been published and contains articles with a wide chronological range, covering aspects of the history of our part of London from the Middle Ages to the present day. [Read more…] about The 2018 HHS Bulletin
Hornsey Historical Society’s award winning annual journal
The following pages contain details about the Hornsey Historical Society Bulletin, which has been published regularly since 1973. It is a high quality publication full of interesting articles on a range of topics concerned with Hornsey, its residents and its history.
You can order back copies of those issues of the journal still in print directly from us. Details of their availability can be found in the online catalogue, which has details of the contents of all previous issues. You can also download the catalogue as a PDF.
Archival copies of all the Bulletins can be consulted at the Old Schoolhouse free of charge. See the contact page for address and opening times.
Members receive a copy in March as part of their membership subscription.
The Bulletin first appeared in December 1973, only two and a half years after the Society was founded. It was a quarterly publication intended to reflect members’ research and lively interest in Hornsey’s past. The name was chosen for its association with brevity and urgency. [Read more…] about A Brief History of the Bulletin
The Bulletin catalogue contains details of the content of all previous issues of the Hornsey Historical Society Bulletin. Back copies still in stock are available to purchase. The catalogue is ordered chronologically, with the most recent editions at the top. The catalogue can also be downloaded as a PDF. If you click on the bookmarks icon in your PDF reader this will bring up a table of contents. [Read more…] about Bulletin Catalogue
We welcome contributions to the Bulletin from interested authors, who do not need to be members of the Society. Articles for inclusion should be concerned with Hornsey, its residents and its history. A length of about 2-3000 words is suggested, but shorter pieces such as letters or reviews of books about local history can also be accepted. [Read more…] about Contributions Welcomed