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The Chingford Historical Society has been established over 70 years. It is a registered charity No 281623 and is governed by a committee elected by its members at Annual General Meetings. We organise meetings during the winter on the third Thursday of each month and coach tours to places of historical interest in the summer. We publish a bi-annual newsletter. Local history research is carried out and books and newsletters about Chingford's past are on sale.  

Our meetings are held at SS Peter and Paul Church on The Green, North Chingford at 7.30.p.m. on the third Thursday of each month from October till April inclusive. Talks on local and general history are illustrated and there is an interval where tea and biscuits can be obtained.    Non-members are welcome to attend for a small fee payable at the door.

The map opposite shows you the location of our venue.There is free parking at  the car park in Richmond Road and in Station Road in the evenings The church is served by numerous busses from Chingford Station and various parts of North and South Chingford. 

                                        CONTACTS BY TELEPHONE AND POST       

  • Chairman: David Young, Telphone 020 8529 4880.
    112, Whitehall Rd. Chingford E4 6DW.  Email davidofchingford@gmail.com

  • Secretary: Mr B Pateman 114 Whitehall Road Chingford E4 6DW
  • Treasurer: Simon Goulter  7 Mornington Road Chingford 7DR