The programme for 2019 continues with the second of the Spring talks on
Saturday 30th March, 2pm to 4pm, in Chaldon Village Hall, Rook Lane, Chaldon.
Water in Chaldon: springs, water carts, ponds and pipes
Looking at the history of water provision in the village; how water was carried up White Hill from the springs at the bottom, where the twenty five ponds were in the village, including the important one funded by the LeGrew family, and the historical development of the local water company.
Presented by Liz Bonsall
£5 entry on the door.
Teas and cakes after the talk with the donations bowl out.
All proceeds (after costs) to the Friends of Chaldon Church, for the upkeep and repair of the historic church building.
A date for your diary:
Sunday 4th August: Summer Walk
Where were the ponds in Chaldon?
A day’s walk round the village exploring where its 25 ponds used to be and seeing a few that still exist.
More information including how to book available here soon.
Chaldon History Group: sharing the story of our village.