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Colchester & Ipswich Museums

Colchester Recalled Oral History Group

Colchester Civic Society

Colchester Tourist Guides Association for Guided Tours

Camulos for images, trails, traditions and more

UEA’s East Anglian Film Archive 200+ films of local events from the University of East Anglia

Grey Friars The iconic Colchester site’s social history from Roman times to date

Colchester Heritage Prehistoric to C20th sites of significance with info and links

ACLEssex Adult courses and activities on history and related subjects

Essex Record Office Resources and presentations on Essex local history

Facebook.com/ColchesterMuseumFriends Please visit, ‘like’ and ‘share’

Colchester Art Society for a lively programme of exhibitions and other activities promoting the visual arts by artists based in the Colchester School of Art

Colchester Engineering Society promoting engineering, science and technology 

Richard Carr’s Paxman History Pages recording and making available some of the history of Davey Paxman & Co of Colchester

Museum of Power for industrial history housed in a former water pumping station at Langford Essex

Museum of Anglian Life for a talk, tour or demonstration at the watermill in Stowmarket, Suffolk

CSMEE (Colchester Society of Model and Experimental Engineers) for live steam, scratch builds, kits, electric and train rides. Running tracks for gauge 0, 1, 3.5″, 5″, 7.25″, and space for running model traction engines and road vehicles.  (Members only, visitors by invitation)

Hill Farm Gestingthorpe for Gestingthorpe History Group website

The Colne-Stour Countryside Association set up in early 1980s to help protect the countryside around the rivers Colne and Stour.

Coggeshall Museum opened in 1990, established and run by volunteers to conserve and celebrate the cultural, industrial and agricultural history of Coggeshall.