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The Society of Dorset Men
Sir Newman Flower 1920 - 32
Stanley J. Galpin 1933-34
H. L. I. Watkins 1935 - 37
Ashley C. Rogers 1937 - 50
F. C. H. Dennett 1951 - 60
N. J. (Nat) Byles 1961 - 78
Fred Langford 1979 - 94
George Lanning 1995 - 2000
Peter Pitman 2000-2012
Trevor Vacher-Dean 2012-2014
The Dorset Year Book
Past Year Book Editors
More about the 2016 Year Book and details of back-numbers
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Dorset DT4 0DQ
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Among the content of the 2017 Dorset Year Book:
Centenary of the tank. Selwyn Williams discusses the early use of tanks and thepresent day displat at Bovington Tank Museum
Suzy Varndell writes on the lives of hedgehogs ,in particular in Dorset.
Mike Oliver.MBE.. King of Steam. Brian Moore pays tribute to a legend.
Battle of the Somme. Greg Scofield remembers Dorset’s fallen.
The land where no rabbits roam. David Forrester remembers summers spent with his aunt and uncle in Portland’s Sawmill tavern.
When the Germans invaded Dorchester. Brian Bates tells how Dorchester became the largest WW1 P.O.W. camp
Lady Emma Kitchener Fellowes Pays tribute to her great uncle Field Marshall Earl Kitchener of Khartoum on the centenary of his death.
This edition is packed with fascinating and informative articles covering the people and places across Dorset
Dorset Year Book Editor
Copies may be obtained from the following: Weymouth – Books Afloat: Dorchester – Tourist Information Centre and Waterstones: Bridport – Waterstones: Wimborne – Gullivers Bookshop: Poole – D.J Brookings Bookshop (Upper Parkstone): Sherborne – Abbey Book Shop: Shaftesbury – Orchard Park Garden Centre: Portland – Cards and Celebrations(Easton). Cost £8 Copies may be obtained by post at a cost of £10 including postage and packing from Andy Hutchings, 23 Hereford Road, Weymouth DT4 0QB Tel 01305 784332