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Books and DVD Package
Books and DVD Package

Get all three Dronfield Heritage Trust Books and the DVD in one great package.

The Houses of Dronfield Lead Merchants by David Hey

Nowadays it is hard to imagine that Dronfield ever had any connection with the Derbyshire Lead Industry. It come as a surprise to most people to hear that the oldest houses in the town and surrounding countryside were built through the profits of this trade.

Medieval and Tudor Dronfield by David Hey

The survival of what was once a high quality medieval house inside the barn that now forms the core of the Dronfield Heritage Centre surprised many people. But Dronfield has many surprises from its medieval past once we start looking for them.

A History of Dronfield: in a Quilt Carole Slinn assisted by Jean Kendal

This book features a beautiful and intricate work of textile art and describes how a team of volunteers from a community in North Derbyshire interpreted the early history of their town. Carole Slinn is a practising contemporary artist with a 1st class honours degree in Fine Art from Leeds University. Her other qualifications and experience are in fashion design, commerce and lecturing.

The Making of the Dronfield Heritage Quilts

This DVD shows the making of three beautiful and intricate works of textile art and show how a team of volunteers and 75 Junior School pupils from a town in North Derbyshire interpreted the early history of their town.
Running Time 13 minutes.
£35.00 Add to cart
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Family Membership

Members are entitled to:

  • Enjoy the membership benefits of ALL our partner societies at no extra cost
  • FREE entry to some events and up to 50% reduction on others from a published list across all our partners including family-friendly events
  • Entry to the Barn for over 300 days per year and enjoy a 10% discount on refreshments
  • Participate in training events at a special member rate
  • Opportunity to volunteer as part of our friendly team
  • Exhibition previews at the barn
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Individual Membership
Individual Membership

Members are entitled to:

  • Enjoy the membership benefits of ALL our partner societies at no extra cost
  • FREE entry to some events and up to 50% reduction on others from a published list across all our partners including family-friendly events
  • Entry to the Barn for over 300 days per year and enjoy a 10% discount on refreshments
  • Participate in training events at a special member rate
  • Opportunity to volunteer as part of our friendly team
  • Exhibition previews at the barn
Join the Barn Now
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Joint Membership

Members are entitled to:

  • Enjoy the membership benefits of ALL our partner societies at no extra cost
  • FREE entry to some events and up to 50% reduction on others from a published list across all our partners including family-friendly events
  • Entry to the Barn for over 300 days per year and enjoy a 10% discount on refreshments
  • Participate in training events at a special member rate
  • Opportunity to volunteer as part of our friendly team
  • Exhibition previews at the barn
Join the Barn Now
Miscellany Issue 29 Autumn/Winter
Miscellany Issue 29 Autumn/Winter

Old Dronfield Society Bi-annual Miscellany featuring local history articles of interest and compiled by members of the Society.

This edition includes a fascinating account of the Sheffield Blitz and being ‘bombed out’ and look at the recent celebrations in Unstone.

£3.00 Add to cart
Book Package
Book Package

Get all three Dronfield Heritage Trust Books in one great package.

The Houses of Dronfield Lead Merchants by David Hey

Nowadays it is hard to imagine that Dronfield ever had any connection with the Derbyshire Lead Industry. It come as a surprise to most people to hear that the oldest houses in the town and surrounding countryside were built through the profits of this trade.

Medieval and Tudor Dronfield by David Hey

The survival of what was once a high quality medieval house inside the barn that now forms the core of the Dronfield Heritage Centre surprised many people. But Dronfield has many surprises from its medieval past once we start looking for them.

A History of Dronfield: in a Quilt Carole Slinn assisted by Jean Kendal

This book features a beautiful and intricate work of textile art and describes how a team of volunteers from a community in North Derbyshire interpreted the early history of their town. Carole Slinn is a practising contemporary artist with a 1st class honours degree in Fine Art from Leeds University. Her other qualifications and experience are in fashion design, commerce and lecturing.
£30.00 Add to cart
Quilt Package
Quilt Package

A History of Dronfield: in a Quilt Carole Slinn assisted by Jean Kendal

This book features a beautiful and intricate work of textile art and describes how a team of volunteers from a community in North Derbyshire interpreted the early history of their town. Carole Slinn is a practising contemporary artist with a 1st class honours degree in Fine Art from Leeds University. Her other qualifications and experience are in fashion design, commerce and lecturing.
Creating the Heritage Quilt
The Manor of Dronfield
Dronfield Life
Calendar of Activities
Medieval Music Making
Garden Activities
Dronfield Church
Stained Glass Windows
Historic Review of the Quilt

The Making of the Dronfield Heritage Quilts

This DVD shows the making of three beautiful and intricate works of textile art and show how a team of volunteers and 75 Junior School pupils from a town in North Derbyshire interpreted the early history of their town.
Running Time 13 minutes.
£15.00 Add to cart
Medieval and Tudor Dronfield by David Hey
Medieval and Tudor Dronfield by David Hey

The survival of what was once a high quality medieval house inside the barn that now forms the core of the Dronfield Heritage Centre surprised many people.

But Dronfield has many surprises from its medieval past once we start looking for them.
Chapter One Dronfield and its Ancient Parish
Chapter Two The Parish Church, Beauchief Abbey and Henry Fanshawe’s School
Chapter Three The Guild of St Mary and St John the Baptist
Chapter Four Timber-Framed Buildings
Chapter Five Dronfield Hall Barn
£12.99 Add to cart
The Houses of the Dronfield Lead Merchants by David Hey
The Houses of the Dronfield Lead Merchants by David Hey

Nowadays it is hard to imagine that Dronfield ever had any connection with the Derbyshire Lead Industry.

It comes as a surprise to most people to hear that the oldest houses in the town and surrounding countryside were built through the profits of this trade.
Chapter One The Derbyshire Lead Trade
Chapter Two The Burtons of Cartledge, Holmesfield and Dronfield
Chapter Three The Emergence of the Rotherhams of Dronfield
Chapter Four Dronfield Hall
Chapter Five John Rotherham II, The Entrepreneur
Chapter Six The End of an Era
£10.99 Add to cart
A History of Dronfield: in a Quilt
A History of Dronfield: in a Quilt

A History of Dronfield: in a Quilt Carole Slinn assisted by Jean Kendal

This book features a beautiful and intricate work of textile art and describes how a team of volunteers from a community in North Derbyshire interpreted the early history of their town. Carole Slinn is a practising contemporary artist with a 1st class honours degree in Fine Art from Leeds University. Her other qualifications and experience are in fashion design, commerce and lecturing.
  • Creating the Heritage Quilt
  • The Manor of Dronfield
  • Dronfield Life
  • Calendar of Activities
  • Medieval Music Making
  • Garden Activities
  • Dronfield Church
  • Stained Glass Windows
  • Historic Review of the Quilt
£12.99 Add to cart
The Making of the Dronfield Heritage Quilts
The Making of the Dronfield Heritage Quilts

The Making of the Dronfield Heritage Quilts

This DVD shows the making of three beautiful and intricate works of textile art and show how a team of volunteers and 75 Junior School pupils from a town in North Derbyshire interpreted the early history of their town.
Running Time 13 minutes.
£7.99 Add to cart