Broseley Archives

Broseley Local History Society Archives

The Wilkinson Society Journals

The Broseley Local History Society Journals,

Newsletters and Memories up to 1998.  

Later editions are at Broseley News

Journal Index - Chronological

Journal Index - Alphabetical

Memory Meetings Meetings

Society Programmes 1972 - 2005

Other items of Interest

In this section are some other publications of interest.

John Wilkinson - Ironmaster Extraordinary

Copy of a booklet by Ron Davis

John Wilkinson - our Wilkinson Heritage

Paper given to Broseley Local History Society 3rd March 2011

John Wilkinson – Copper King?

 A Review of the Activities of John Wilkinson

in Connection with the Copper Industry.

Wilkinson Bicentenary tokens

To celebrate the bicentenary of the death of John Wilkinson, 

a new issue of tokens was struck. 

The Broseley Hardtack Biscuit

Made to help celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar and the contributions to it that were made from Broseley.

Archibald Cochrane, 9th Earl of Dundonald

(1748-1831) - Father of the British Tar Industry

by Paul Luter

Willey, Ridings & Swinney - The Tramway to Willey Wharf

Useful notes prepared by Steve Dewhirst.