Local History Group

Sudbury Gasworks has a dedicated Local History Group researching the history of Sudbury village. Learn more about Sudbury’s history by reading the Group’s blogs below. If you’d like to become part of the group, or have memories you would like to share, please get in touch.

Latest Blogs from the Local History Group

  • Gasworks


    My last blog was about gas lamps. This time I’m looking at gasworks. Who can remember walking past a working […]

  • Gas Lamps

    Gas Lamps

    BY ROGER LARKE So, who can remember gas lamps in your home or street?  Not so many of you, I […]

  • Lawley’s Rifle

    Lawley’s Rifle

    We previously followed the history of the Lawley family. From Samuel, Head Huntsman for the 2nd Lord Vernon, to his […]