… The Emergency Deployment of London Stevedore’s to Port Le Harre, October 1914

Time and Talents

19:30 – 21:30 

£2 for Non Members 


Speaker: Chris Everett

Chris’ November talk, discusses the Admiralty’s urgent request for additional skilled labour to the British Expeditionary Force at French ports in the early months of World War One. As a result, a number of London portworkers were despatched overseas to help.

The Rotherhithe and Bermondsey History Society is an informal group encouraging a shared interest in the history of the local area; all are welcome to join or attend as guests.