Blakeney Area Historical Society (BAHS) in North Norfolk

Blakeney Area Historical Society

Covering The Blakeney Haven (Blakeney, Cley, Morston, Salthouse, Wiveton) & Adjacent Hinterland

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Welcome to the BAHS

Blakeney History | Cley History | Morston History | Salthouse History | Wiveton History

The Blakeney Area Historical Society (BAHS) is a society for those interested in the history of the Blakeney Haven (covering the parishes of Blakeney, Cley, Morston, Salthouse and Wiveton) and adjacent hinterland in North Norfolk. We are a very active society with a current membership of around 150. Our regular events and lectures are normally attended by 50+ members and visitors. The society publishes a newsletter twice a year and the well respected Glaven Historian journal is published every other year. Read more...

If you are interesting in becoming a member of our society then please click here.


News about the BAHS and from elsewhere. Last Updated: 24 March 2015. Read more...

Member Talks

At our January meeting we have three or four short talks by members. These tend to be around 15 minutes duration. If you are a member and would like to talk on a suitable subject please contact us to discuss.

Help With Refreshments

If you are able to help with refreshments at our meetings held at the Harbour Rooms please contact us to discuss. We meet around eight times a year and at most meetings serve up to twenty teas and coffees.

January 2015 Newsletter

Click here to read the latest newsletter (the newsletter opens in a separate tab or window).















John Hales: A Holt Doctor

Mike Muncaster


Tuesday, 28 April 2015
7.30 pm
Harbour Room
British Legion Hall, Blakeney

Entrance £3 members, £5 visitors

Glaven Historian
Issue 14














Glaven Historian Issue14 (2014) is now published.


Copies may be purchased from the History Centre or other outlets. Click here for details.

If you were a member during 2013-14 you receive a free copy (no action required).

Blakeney Point
Early Guide














Enjoy the is early guide to Blakeney Point.

Written in 1917 this publication contains additional explanatory notes written in 2012