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Coventry Family History Society

Member of the Federation of Family History Societies

Societies with special interests in Coventry & District


Activ Coventry

A comprehensive online guide to Coventry and a good source of information on news, events, community and businesses in Coventry.

Web site:  http://www.activcoventry.com


City of Coventry Freemens Guild

Men and women completing an apprenticeship in Coventry have been admitted as freemen of the city for nearly seven hundred years.

Web site:  www.coventryfreemensguild.co.uk


Coventry Watch Museum Project Ltd

A charity dedicated to the history of the Coventry watch industry.  One of it's aims is to establish a permanent working watch museum in the watchmaking quarter of the city.

Web Site:  www.coventrywatchmuseum.co.uk


Coventry and Warwickshire Network

CWN is a website for information about present-day Coventry.  They also have a heritage page.

Web site: www.cwn.org.uk


 Fillongley and Corley Local History Society

Contact:  Sheila Onions, The Round House, Newhall Green, Fillongley, Coventry CV7 8DW


Historical Association (Coventry Branch)

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Holy Trinity Church

The church's own web-site which includes a brief history of the church and some photographs.

Web site:  www.holytrinitycoventry.org.uk


St John the Baptist Church

The church's own web-site which includes a brief history of the church and some photographs.

Web site:  www.stjohn-the-baptist.co.uk


Warwickshire Industrial Archaeology Society

Covering industrial archaeology throughout Warwickshire, including Coventry, they hold monthly meetings in Warwick.

e-mail:  Mark Abbott


Willenhall Local History Group

A local history group based on the ancient village of Willenhall.

Web Site: www.virtualmuseum.co.uk