Federation of Old Cornwall Societies

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St Columb Major O C S



President: Mr Phil Ellery, Bazeley Farm, Talskiddy, St Columb, TR9 6EB. Tel: 01637-880324.


Chairman: Mrs K M (“Bill”) Glanville, 21 Fair Street, St Columb Major, TR 9 6RL. Tel: 01637-880486.


Vice Chairman: Lyn May




Membership Secretary:


Treasurer: Ms Rosemary Coley, 68 The Hurlings, St Columb Major, TR9 6FE. Tel: 01637-889457.


Events Secretary - Phil Ellery    Tel: 07971 240037


Press Officer: Barbara Wyper     tel: 01637 499406


Recorder: John & Bernie Mankelow


Dialect Recorder:


Two Federation Delegates: vacant








Winter Lectures normally held at 7.30pm, on the 3rd Monday in the Month Except December (Second Monday)


Meet at Bowling Club unless posters state otherwise


Subscription - £3


Guests £1 per visit



Mon 16th October

A very Cornish Village - Talk by Tony Mansell

The next meeting of St Columb Old Cornwall Society will be on October 16th when Mr Tony Mansell's subject will be 'a very Cornish village'. The Old Cornwall Society meet monthly in the Bowling Club, West Street, St Columb Major. The room is wheelchair friendly. There are often organised activities for the Summer months. We welcome you all.


Sat 4th November

FOCS Winter Festival at Redruth


Mon 20st November

Hark! The Glad Sound of Cornish Carols - a musically illustrated talk with Sally Burley and Hilary Coleman


Monday 11th December

Cornwall's Personalities - Talk by Alan Cox




Monday 15th January

January Get-together


Monday 19th February

Recorders Evening


Monday 19th March

Annual General Meeting

Followed by archive filmshow


Monday 10th April

East Wheal Rose mine disaster - Talk by Paul Phillips


























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