Here are the early minutes for the Society - Committee meetings unless otherwise specified. The originals are in the Dorset History Centre. We apologise for the poor quality of some reproductions, and please note some minutes start near the bottom of a page, so please scroll down if you think nothing is displayed. You might also find it helps to zoom the reproduction, by clicking the big + icon (visible when you hover near the bottom of the page) once or twice:

 

Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
1968   19 Feb (prep. mtg) 5 Mar (Inaug. mtg)

11 Mar
5 Apr

26 Apr
24 May 28 Jun   16 Aug 27 Sep   1 Nov 6 Dec
1969 24 Jan   7 Mar

18 Mar (AGM)
10 Apr 14 May   9 Jul   10 Sep 8 Oct 11 Nov  
1970   3 Feb 3 Mar 24 Apr (AGM) 18 May       2 Sep 14 Oct   8 Dec
1971 28 Jan     2 Apr

16 Apr (AGM)
14 May   16 Jul Jul/Aug Planning

17 Aug
10 Sep   19 Nov  
1972 14 Jan   10 Mar 21 Apr (AGM) 19 May   14 Jul 18 Aug   27 Oct    
1973 19 Jan   30 Mar 13 Apr (AGM)

27 Apr
  15 Jun     12 Sep 9 Oct 27 Nov  
1974 14 Jan   25 Mar 24 Apr 18 May (AGM)

31 May
    29 Aug   22 Oct    
1975 13 Jan 4 Feb   1 Apr

19 Apr (AGM)
6 May 6 Jun 18 Jul   3 Sep 14 Oct 18 Nov  
1976 14 Jan 16 Feb 22 Mar 2 Apr (AGM)

26 Apr
  7 Jun 12 Jul   8 Sep 7 Oct 3 Nov 9 Dec
1977 13 Jan 16 Feb 22 Mar 29 Apr (AGM) 10 May 29 Jun   31 Aug   4 Oct 1 Nov  
1978 10 Jan     4 Apr (AGM)

11 Apr
  6 Jun     12 Sep 25 Oct    
1979 23 Jan   19 Mar 3 Apr (AGM) 22 May   3 Jul   4 Sep   6 Nov  
1980 22 Jan 19 Feb 11 Mar (AGM)

18 Mar
18 Apr   10 Jun 22 Jul   9 Sep 7 Oct 11 Nov  
1981 13 Jan 17 Feb 19 Mar 24 Apr (AGM) 26 May 22 Jun   4 Aug   13 Oct   8 Dec
1982   3 Feb 16 Mar 20 Apr (AGM) 24 May   12 Jul     4 Oct   6 Dec
1983 24 Jan   28 Mar 26 Apr (AGM)   6 Jun 25 Jul   27 Sep   21 Nov  
1984 16 Jan 13 Feb 12 Mar 17 Apr (AGM) 21 May 25 Jun 9 Jul   10 Sep   19 Nov  
1985 14 Jan

28 Jan
  5 Mar 4 Apr Planning

16 Apr (AGM)
8 May 11 Jun 22 Jul   2 Sep 29 Oct    
1986 14 Jan   11 Mar 22 Apr (AGM) 27 May   15 Jul 6 Aug 3 Sep

24 Sep
30 Oct   9 Dec
1987 13 Jan   10 Mar

31 Mar (AGM)
28 Apr   4 Jun 8 Jul   3 Sep 8 Oct 25 Nov  
1988 14 Jan

24 Jan
3 Feb

22 Feb
17 Mar

22 Mar (AGM)
13 Apr 10 May 13 Jun 19 Jul

27 Jul
  6 Sep 10 Oct 28 Nov  
1989 9 Jan 7 Feb 1 Mar

13 Mar
12 Apr (AGM)

25 Apr
15 May

22 May
  17 Jul 18 Aug

31 Aug
  4 Oct 27 Nov  
1990 23 Jan 27 Feb   4 Apr (AGM)

24 Apr
21 May 18 Jun 24 Jul   17 Sep 30 Oct    
1991 9 Jan 25 Feb   10 Apr (AGM)

22 Apr
29 May   10 Jul   4 Sep

24 Sep Planning
29 Oct   2 Dec
1992 13 Jan 24 Feb 6 Mar Planning

24 Mar (AGM)
2 Apr 21 May 29 Jun 28 Jul   8 Sep 20 Oct 24 Nov  
1993 4 Jan 8 Feb 15 Mar 7 Apr (AGM)

19 Apr
18 May 14 Jun 7 Jul   8 Sep 6 Oct 11 Nov  
1994 12 Jan 8 Feb 10 Mar 12 Apr (AGM)

27 Apr
24 May   6 Jul 1 Aug

31 Aug
  4 Oct 28 Nov  
1995 16 Jan 27 Feb   4 Apr (AGM)

19 Apr
11 May Planning

30 May
27 Jun   8 Aug 11 Sep 9 Oct 27 Nov  
1996 8 Jan

25 Jan
6 Feb 19 Mar 16 Apr (AGM)

23 Apr
21 May 18 Jun 15 Jul   16 Sep 14 Oct   3 Dec
1997   4 Feb 10 Mar 7 Apr

17 Apr (AGM)
6 May   3 Jul 26 Aug 30 Sep   4 Nov 2 Dec
1998 14 Jan 18 Feb 12 Mar (AGM) 8 Apr

28 Apr
  9 Jun 9 Jul   3 Sep 18 Oct 17 Nov 2 Dec
1999 19 Jan   2 Mar 15 Apr (AGM) 5 May 16 Jun 20 Jul   2 Sep 14 Oct 18 Nov pond

23 Nov
 
2000 18 Jan 23 Feb 22 Mar 6 Apr (AGM)

13 Apr
24 May   19 Jul     9 Oct 21 Nov  
2001 17 Jan 28 Feb   4 Apr

19 Apr (AGM)