54325 Main Road

PO Box 1

Southold, NY 11971

 

Telephone:
631.765.5500

Fax:

631-765-8510

Email:

info@southoldhistorical.org

 

Prince Building:

54325 Main Rd., Southold NY 11971

Museum Complex:

55200 Main Rd., Southold NY 11971

Nautical Museum at Horton Point Lighthouse:
3575 Lighthouse Rd., Southold NY 11971

Prince Building Hours:

Society Office: Monday—Friday 10am-2pm
Gift Shop: Monday—Friday 10am-2pm

Archives: By Appointment

 

Treasure Exchange: 

April through Mid-December    

Tues., Thurs., Fri., Sat., 10am–4pm

Wednesday 1-4pm

 

January through March             

Saturdays only, 10 am–3 pm

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Southwold Trip a Smashing Success!

September 29, 2005

THE SOUTHWOLD TRIP (September 17th - 27th 2005)

co-sponsored by the Southold Historical Society & The Old House Society

Thanks to all who participated in this wonderful trip to the mother town of Southwold!

 Southwold Museum

 

This year's trip to Southwold, where Southold founder Rev. John Youngs emigrated from, included special receptions and tours that could not have been better!  A formal reception at Town Hall by the Mayor and Town Council was followed by special tours of the Southwold Museum and St. Edmund's Church, which was established in the 15th century as a daughter church to St. Margaret's in nearby Reydon (for which our "Reydon Shores" is named).  Tea was served to the Southold group at the home of Ruth Chapman of Reydon followed by a buffet dinner at the home of the Vicar of St. Edmund's Church, Jane Wilson.  The group was also honored at the high mass at St. Edmund's Church and treated to a magnificent luncheon at St. Edmund's Hall following the service.  Further events and receptions, including those held in conjunction with the annual "Blessing of the Nets" ceremony, were also held.  Many thanks to all those in Southwold and Reydon who made our visit to their beautiful town such a memorable one.  We all hope to return one day soon!

 

 Southwold Town Hall

 

 Southwold Museum

 

 Sole Bay Lighthouse

 

 The Southold & Greenport Flags on display in Southwold

 

 

 St. Edmund's Church (exterior)

 

 St. Edmund's Church (interior)

 

 Tea and Refeshments at Ruth Chapman's House

 

 Dinner at the Vicar's House  

 

 The Swan Hotel

 

 

 

 

 

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