Welcome to the website of the Aldeburgh and District Local History Society. The Society is concerned with the local history of the area covered by Aldeburgh,
Thorpeness, Leiston, Snape, Iken, and Sudbourne, in Suffolk England.
We welcome everyone who shares our interest in the study and promotion of local history. You can follow us on Twitter @aldeburghlhs.
SEE OUR PAGE ON OUR ARCHAEOLOGY PLANS Here.
Final report from our dig in 2013 available to download
HERE. (Note over 15Mbytes big.) And the Appendices HERE.
27th March 2024 Professor Rob Liddiard
‘East Anglia’s Atlantic Wall? The Landscape of Coastal Defence During the Second World War’
This talk will look at our local landscape and the defences that were put in place during World War 2. We are delighted to welcome back Professor Rob Liddiard of the University of East Anglia whose specialist area is the history and archaeology of high status landscapes.
VISITS AND TALKS FOR THIS SEASON 2023/4
Our programme for 2023/2024 is now published. See Events/Lectures.