Kenneth Glenny, 4th president died.
Gwen Shields, a librarian, became chairman.
Titanic survivor Eva Hart gave a talk to the Society.
AGM agreed to re-introduce “and district” into the Society’s title.
November Society’s Golden Jubilee. A taped message was received from 100 year old Colonel Loftus in Zimbabwe and was played at an anniversary celebration at Barking Central Library on 7th November 1984.
The Sources of British History exhibition opened by the Mayor, Councillor Charles Fairbrass at Barking Central Library to mark the Society's Golden Jubilee