The Society covers not just Woolwich but also Greenwich, Woolwich, Charlton, Plumstead, Eltham, Welling, Bexleyheath and Crayford.
Many people have ancestors who spent a few years or a few generation in this area. Many worked at the Royal Arsenal, the Royal Dockyard or served in the Artillery.
We meet at Shrewsbury House, Bushmoor Cres, Shooter’s Hill, SE18 on the second Wednesday evening of each month at 7.30pm. We have speakers 5 times a year and also have more informal meetings at which members can do research and help one another.
Membership cost £10 for the under 60s and £7 for 60s and over. Overseas membership cost £12.