© Welwyn & District History Society Terms & Conditions/Acknowledgements
WELWYN & DISTRICT HISTORY SOCIETY
Wander down the High Street .....
There’s an Old Mill......
To the North......More
Straight on at the Church.....
The Welwyn and District History Society was formed in 1999 to record,promote and encourage the study of the area’s rich history.
As well as holding a large archive of material, the Society offers talks from invited speakers and visits to local places of interest.
Where possible we are happy to help with enquiries relating to the local history of the region and its families. We are always happy to receive new information to expand the knowledge of Welwyn and it’s people.
Should you wish to
Please contact the Society Chairman-
An early 20th century view of Welwyn High Street
Welwyn’s long history can be traced back to pre-
Since those days transport has been key to Welwyn’s story and the effects of that relationship can still be seen today in a village once on, and even now close by, the Great North Road.
But the fine coaching inns of the past, some still open to refresh the weary traveller, tell just a small part of Welwyn’s history, as we aim to show.
An early 21st century view of Welwyn High Street