Washing in the Well Project 21 July & 29 Sep, 10 Oct


Listen to the story of our area on the “Local Learning” Website. You  can now hear 5 fascinating sound files 

Our Heritage Lottery funded project launch was on 21st July 2018  12.00 to 15.00 at Jacobs Wells Baths . Wilbert Smith from the Heritage Lottery Fund gave a very supportive speech, saying how our project was wide ranging, included large and small organisations and our community.

All welcome. It was timed to coincide with Bristol Harbourside Festival. See the advert on page 41 of the Festival Brochure…

There was  a chance to get a copy  of our newly published project booklet, featuring work from local schools, local historians, local community and put together by Local Learning CIC and Rowan Associates. More celebrations as part of Bristol Docks Heritage Weekend Sat 29 Sep.You can listen to our sound files on board the Brigantia Ferry and pick up a brochure. You can also come to the Create Centre on Wednesday 10th October 7 for 7.30 p.m. to hear John Parke talk about the project, followed by Murder and Mayhem as part of the meeting of the Cliftonwood, Hotwells and Clifton Local History Society . Brochures will be available.

  From the Jacob de Wilstar 1746 survey of Jacobs Wells Road at Bristol Archives.