Bristol & Avon Family History Society
50 Russell Grove
Westbury Park BS6 7UF
Formed in 1975, the Bristol & Avon Family History Society aims to provide contacts between members by regular meetings and through a quarterly Journal to assist members with problems encountered during research work. The society also works to promote and encourage the public study of family history, genealogy and associated interests.
Garrison Living History Group, The
93 Poplar Road, Warmley
Bristol BS30 5JS
Living history group working with the Royal Artillery and veterans associations, based at Larkhill School of Artillery.
Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust
c/o Brian Whatley, Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust (Bristol Branch), EW6-18, PO Box 3, Filton
Bristol BS34 7QE
The Bristol branch owns the heritage of the Bristol Engine Company, its predecessors Brazil Straker and Cosmos Engineering, later the Bristol Siddeley company and, ultimately, the heritage of the site during the Rolls-Royce era. Its display reflects the leadership given to the development of the air-cooled radial piston engine by Sir Roy Fedden, to the development of the gas turbine engine for V/STOL and supersonic flight.
Sodbury Vale Family History Group
36 Westcourt Drive, Oldland Common
Bristol BS30 9RU
Are you interested in your family history and would like to meet with like minded people? Then Sodbury Vale Family History Group is the place for you.