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Annual General Meeting 23 May 2018

The Portsmouth Society's Annual General Meeting took place at 7pm on Wednesday 23 May 2018 at the Royal maritime Club, Queen Street, Portsmouth, PO1 3HS. After the formal business, Fi Rosen gave a talk about Father Robert Dolling of St Agatha's Church.  Father Robert Dolling was an extraordinary figure who had a profound influence on the society, morals, education and health

David Lloyd Architectural Historian, Scholar and Educator Extraordinaire

  David Lloyd Architectural Historian, Scholar and Educator Extraordinaire We are very sad to hear that David Lloyd has died at his home in Harlow aged 92. He was one of the few surviving authors to have collaborated with Sir Nikolaus Pevsner on the first editions of the magisterial Buildings of England series, documenting the country's built heritage, county by county. Pevsner

Maritime City – Portsmouth 1945 – 2005′

Maritime City - Portsmouth 1945 - 2005' An inspirational view of Portsmouth's development since the second world war. This book provides a fascinating record of the buildings and streets that have been lost forever by insensitive redevelopment but also looks at what is positive about the city today. Portsmouth is essentially a maritime city but the changing nature of the Navy and the