The Frome Society for Local Study was founded
in 1958 by a number of townspeople who realised
there was a need to make the history of Frome and
the district better known, and to preserve its historic
buildings and records.
In the past. Frome Society for Local Study has:
*   Helped to establish and run Frome Museum.
*   Gathered and safeguarded information on Frome's
history.
*   Played a leading role in conserving historic
buildings,
    including Marston House.
*   Given donations to many local projects.
*   Given financial assistance for research.
*   Purchased and repaired important relics.
*   Provided plaques to mark buildings of interest.
*   Helped to set up Frome Town Twinning.
*   Published over 80 titles of historic and local
interest, selling by post & online new titles and Year
Books
Currently, the Frome Society for Local Study is
actively involved in:
*  An annual programme of winter lectures.
*  An annual programme of summer visits to places of
interest.
*  Continuing its wide range of research, donations,
and publications.
To join the FSLS please fill out a membership form,
click here






A Bunn Column, one of a pair, are all that remains of Bunn's planned Crescent
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If you are interested in:
*   Archaeology,
*   Architecture,
*   Frome,
*   Geology,
*   Historic houses and gardens,
*   Local history,
*   Natural History
then Frome Society for Local
Study has something to offer you.
Remember, if you join the Frome
Society for Local Study, you
automatically become a member
of the Frome and District Civic
Society as well. Frome Society
for Local Study is a
Registered Charity No.292340
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On Saturday 26th September 2015
The Frome Branch of the ROYAL BRITISH LEGION are running a coach trip to the National Memorial Arboretum, Staffordshire.
The coach will leave Frome at 08:30 from The Vine Tree, Rodden Rd.
The cost pp will be £14.00 All names and money by 26th August to: Barbara Peto 01373 461595  
07896 786573 alan.peto@sky.com or Jane Norris 01373 462162  07776 208531
jane.norris9@gmail.com
Memories of the Coopers school in WWII
by George Perry at our Rook Lane event