Bert Lockwood delivered a talk to the Society on a Barking pub crawl.
Society presented Harold Wand with a watercolour sketch of Barking town-house “The Paddock” to mark his 80th birthday.
Rob Gehringer and Bert Lockwood appointed vice-presidents.
G.S. “Pip” Sanders-Hewett elected president following the death of Harold Wand. Pip was the grandson of the Society’s 2nd president.
Chairman Fred Ettritch took part in a BBC Radio 4 Billy Bragg programme about Barking town.
Diamond Jubilee of Society celebrated. Bert Lockwood published “A Happy Thought: the story of Barking and District Historical Society 1934-1994.
Death of James Oxley, the Society’s first secretary.
Joan Harrison appointed a vice-president.
Death of Norah Dane, a vice-president, aged 101.