Researching Community Heritage

Case study

Hindu Samaj

British Raj in the Peak District: Discovering, Recovering and Sharing Colonial History

Sheffield Hindu Samaj researched aspects of colonial history that link the physical and cultural heritage of the Peak District and Sheffield to their Indian heritage. They focused on the cotton industry in the Peak District and the political, social and spiritual ideas of Edward Carpenter, the social activist and writer who lived near the Peak…

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Friday 17th January 2014

Heritage Jamboree

Heritage Jamboree Friday January 17th 2014, 1pm-7pm. St Mary’s Church and Conference Centre, Bramall Lane, S2 4QZ The programme for the day is available here.  Photographs from the jamboree can be viewed here.   

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