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1987 March
Bert   Lockwood delivered a talk to the Society on a Barking pub crawl.
1989 September
Society   presented Harold Wand with a watercolour sketch of Barking town-house “The   Paddock” to mark his 80th birthday.
1990 December
Rob   Gehringer and Bert Lockwood appointed vice-presidents.
1991 December
G.S.   “Pip” Sanders-Hewett elected president following the death of Harold Wand.   Pip was the grandson of the Society’s 2nd president.
1993 November
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.
1994 June
Death   of James Oxley, the Society’s first secretary.
1994 December
Joan   Harrison appointed a vice-president.
1999 May
Death   of Norah Dane, a vice-president, aged 101.
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