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The Balchin Family Society exists to promote and make available research into Balchin Family History, to organise Society Gatherings and Meetings & to produce and circulate a Journal
 

 

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 1 January 1995 - Contents

Welcome         
The Balchin Family Gathering of 1994  – Professor William Balchin      
Thank-You Andrea!    
How the Guildford Gathering came about  – Adrian Hindle-Briscall      
Heraldry and the Balchin Family – Sir Robert Balchin   
Admiral Sir John Balchin, 1669 – 1744: Part 1 – The Naval Record – Professor William Balchin           
John Walker and the Surrey Balchins  – Mrs Pat Green
Campanula Balchiniana
Balchin Houses: 1 – Vanhurst, Thorncombe Street, Bramley – Professor William Balchin          
Organising Balchin Family History Information:
Part 1 – General Register Office indexes – Dr Nigel C Balchin  
Walker Mark 2 – Paul Taylor  
The Future of the Society         
Group and other Photographs at the Gathering 
Gathering Mugs and Crystal Glasses    
Future Meetings                       

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 2 July 1995  - Contents

Welcome         
Admiral Sir John Balchin, 1669 – 1744: Part 2 – Personality, Character and Family Life – Professor William Balchin
Balchin Houses: 2 – Carlton House, 15 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea  – Professor William Balchin     
Something of a Puzzle – Mrs Pat Green
Colours for the Balchin Family Society Badge  
Campanula Balchiniana
Vanhurst – Last of a Line         
From our Postbag        
Occupations of the Surrey Balchins      
I belong to the GOONS! – Mrs Pat Green       
Living in the Antipodes and Wondering about your Family Tree – Robert E Balchin      
Organising Balchin Family History Information: Part 2 – International Genealogical Index (IGI) – Dr Nigel C Balchin     
Book Reviews 
Close to Home! – Dr Nigel C Balchin  
Balchins in the News    
Births, Marriages and Deaths   
Future Meetings           

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 3 January 1996 - Contents

Welcome         
Admiral Sir John Balchin, 1669 – 1744:  Part 3 – The Portraits – Sir Robert Balchin     
Balchin Houses: 3 – Cedar House, Cobham, Surrey – Professor William Balchin          
The Bookham Meeting Sunday 17th September 1995  
The Balchin Family Society – Constitution        
Balchins in the News    
A North American Tour – Pat Green   
The Battle of Tewkesbury 1995           
Births, Marriages and Deaths   
St. Helena – Frederick W H Balchin    
Genealogists and the Public      
Balchins on the Map    
The Future of the Royal Naval College, Greenwich – Professor William Balchin
From Our Postbag       
Yes, I am well! – Pat Green     
Future Meetings           
           

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 4 July 1996  - Contents

Welcome         
Admiral Sir John Balchin, 1669 – 1744:  Part 4 – The Victory – Professor William Balchin        
The Wey and Arun Canal – Michael Balchin    
Balchin Houses: 4 – New Place, Lingfield, Surrey – Sir Robert Balchin 
Balchin Authors: 1 – Nigel Balchin, Part 1 Early Life and first marriage – Rosalie Hooper           
A Brief History of John Balchin 1889 – 1977  – Mrs Peggy Kirkpatrick (née Balchin)   
A Letter from South Africa – Tim Balchin         
Two Balchins of Keymer, West Sussex –  Dr Anthony A Balchin and Mrs Hilary M Balchin         
Pavements and Pedestrians      
Occupations of the 20th century Balchins – Professor William Balchin   
The Royal Geographical Society – Professor William Balchin    
From Our Postbag       
Questionnaire January 1996     
Confirmations and Corrections 
Births, Marriages and Deaths               
Future Meetings

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 5 July 1998 - Contents

Welcome         
Admiral Sir John Balchin, 1669 – 1744:  Part 5 – Life at Sea – Professor William Balchin         
Balchin Authors: 1 – Nigel Balchin, Part 2 Later Life and the second marriage – Rosalie Hooper           
Life in Lahore – Cassandra Balchin      
‘Vanhurst’, Thorncombe Street, Bramley         
The 1996 London Gathering    
The Search for ‘Balchin’s Victory’ – Captain Sally Simmons    
From our Postbag        
Making Contact – Pat Green   
The Missing Years – Robin W Balchin 
Balchins in the News    
The Balchin Family Society Badge – Cross Stitch Design          
Living in the Antipodes: an addendum – Robert E Balchin         
Our Norse Ancestors and Relatives?    
The Balchins and Godalming – Pat Green         
Celebrating Significant Anniversaries    
Births, Marriages and Deaths   
Future Meetings           
Scheduled for our next Newsletter – July 1997      

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 6 January 1999 - Contents     

Welcome         
Admiral Sir John Balchin, 1669 – 1744:  Part 6 – The Westminster Abbey Memorial – Sir Robert Balchin        
William Balchin, Boy and Ordinary Seaman, The Royal Navy 1797 – 1801 – Pat Green           
Balchin Authors: 2 – Dr Frank Kenneth  Balchin, 1911 – 1983  – Professor William Balchin     
Balchins in Horse-racing – Dr Nigel C Balchin  
A New Family Record Centre 
Annual General Meeting           
Committee Members Wanted! 
A Family History Researcher’s Nightmare –   Pat Green           
A Connection with the Titanic – Pat Green       
Balchins in the News    
The Balchin Family Society Badge – Cross Stitch Design          
From our Postbag        
An Atlas Flora of Somerset      
Book Review  
Births, Marriages and Deaths   
Future Meetings           
Scheduled for our next Newsletter – January 1998       

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 7 July 1999 - Contents

Welcome         
Balchin Authors: 3 – Dr John F Balchin, BD, MTh, PhD, 1937 –          
A Dorling Kindersley First Activity Pack          
A Remarkable World War II Record   
The Forced March From Bankau:  Part 1 – Bankau to Prausnitz  – Sergeant David Henry Balchin, RCAF        
Balchin Family First Names – Professor William Balchin           
Who was Elizabeth? – Mrs Joan Rivers
The Balchin Family Society Badge – Cross Stitch Design          
The Royal Commonwealth Society       
From Our Postbag       
Births, Marriages and Deaths   
Balchins In The News  
The 1997 Godalming Gathering
The 1998 Gathering – Change of Venue           
Accommodation Contacts        
79 Years On – Dr Nigel C Balchin       
Family History Research and Information         
Scheduled for our next Newsletter – July 1998 
  

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 8 January 1999 - Contents
           
Welcome         
Admiral Sir John Balchin, 1669 – 1744: Part 7 – The Gentleman’s Magazine – Sir Robert Balchin        
Percy Balchin, Steward, Merchant Navy, 1938 – 1947 – Pat Green     
Members’ Address List           
The Forced March from Bankau: Part 2 – Prausnitz to Liberation– David Henry Balchin, RCAF
Balchin Authors:  4 – John Alfred Balchin, 1914 –        
The 1998 Gathering – Alfold, Surrey    
The Quebec ‘Ice Storm’ of January 1998 – Michael Balchin    
The Auckland, New Zealand, Power Failure – Mrs Juanita Balchin       
The Balchin Family Society Badge – Cross Stitch Design          
American Adventures – Mrs Violet Balchin      
Balchins in the News    
From Our Postbag       
Births, Marriages and Deaths   
Scheduled for our next Newsletter – January 1999       

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 9 July 1999  - Contents

Welcome         
Herbert James Balchin of Gloucester,  1883 – 1965     
Balchin Authors:  5 – Sir Robert Balchin, 1942 –          
The Balchin Family Society Badge  – Cross Stitch Design         
Book Review – Michael Ayrton: A Biography by Justine Hopkins        
Attempts to trace Balchins in France    
The Royal Naval College Greenwich  – The Way Ahead – Professor William Balchin     
All Change at the Public Record Office  – Professor William Balchin     
The 1998 Gathering     
West Chiltington 1998 – Mrs Jenny Dixon       
Wildwood Farm – Mrs Pat Green        
Balchins in the News    
As We See Ourselves  
From Our Postbag       
EARL – A New Resource for the Genealogist  
The Internet – a personal view – Dr Nigel C Balchin     
Subscription Payments 
Births, Marriages and Deaths   
The 1999 Gathering – Preliminary Notice         
Scheduled for our next Newsletter – July 1999          

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 10 January 2000 - Contents

Welcome         
Balchin War Deaths – Dr Nigel C Balchin        
Service Records          
Future Gatherings        
William Balchin – An 18th Century Civil Engineer – Mrs Jennifer Dixon
Changing Values          
Windsor Castle – The Final Duty, December 1998 – Roy Balchin        
Balchin Authors: 6 – Dr Paul Balchin, 1938 –   
The Cornish Landscape           
Internet Update – Dr Nigel C Balchin   
Alfold Church and Village – Mrs Pat Green      
From Our Postbag       
Book Reviews 
Balchins in the News
Births, Marriages and Deaths   
Scheduled for our next Newsletter – January 2000       
Disclaimer of Liability   
The Data Protection Act          

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 11 July 2000 - Contents

Welcome         
The Millennium Muddle – Professor William Balchin     
Admiral Sir John Balchin’s Handwriting  – Professor Alice Coleman     
Balchin Authors: 7 –  Professor William Balchin, 1916 –           
Subscription Payments from Australia   
King Hussein of Jordan – 1935 – 1999  – Roy Balchin 
We are not Alone . . .  
The 1999 Aldershot Gathering 
A Baltic Cruise – Colin and Rosemary Balchin 
Calling All Cooks        
Living in the Antipodes: A further addendum     
From Our Postbag       
Balchins in the News    
Malcolm Frank Balchin 1933 – 1999   
Births, Marriages and Deaths   
Congratulations
The Gathering for the Year 2000          
Balchins in the Navy? – Pat Green       
Index to Issues 1 – 10, January 1995 – July 1999        
Scheduled for our next Newsletter – July 2000 

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 12 July 2000 - Contents

The Windsor Castle Fire of 1853 - Roy Balchin
Portsmouth: Past, Present and Future - Professor William Balchin
HMS Victory - Lieutenant S J Lewis RNR
Michael's Navy (1955 - 1968) - Michael J R Balchin
The Grenadier Guards: John Balchin and Thomas Balchin - Pat Green
Just Down the Road - Pat Green
A Letter from Paxos, Greece - Annie Thomas
An Australian Mini-Gathering
From Our Postbag
Balchild: The Fotrgotten Balchins - Pat Green
Book Review - Balchins of Surrey 1382 - 1582 and the Parish of Wonersh
Births, Marriages and Deaths
Balchins in the News
The "Millenium Gathering" for the Year 2000
Schedule for the next Newsletter - January 2001

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 13 January 2001 - Contents

Pat Green 23rd March 1943 - 10th September 2000- Jennifer Dixon
Millenium Gathering - Portsmouth 2000
The Balchin Millenium Project - Jennifer Dixon
A Portsmouth Mystery Tour - Iris Balchin
Balchins in the Navy- Pat Green, presented by Jennifer Dixon
Vice-Admiral Temple West and Frances Balchin - Sir Robert Balchin
A Bogus Print of Admiral Sir John's Balchin Victory?- Dr Nigel Balchin
A Naval Story - Ted Balchin
Genealogy and "Sykology"
What was Grandma's intimate connection with Portsmouth?- Jennifer Dixon
Lord Attlee was my ... - Pat Green
The Windsor Castle Fire of 1992 - Roy Balchin
Australian Reflections - Professor William Balchin
Oberammergau 2000 - Daphne Balchin
A State Pension Scandal That Needs Rectification - Michael Balchin
From Our Postbag
Annual General Meeting 2000
The Society Millenium Tea-Towel
Births, Marriages and Deaths, Congratulations
Schedule for the next Newsletter, 2001 Gathering
Binders for your Newsletters

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 14 July 2001 - Contents

A Windsor Castle Mystery - Roy Balchin
The 2001 Family Gathering
The Census : Past and Present - Professor William Balchin
My Balchin Family and how I found them - Rene Bullas
A Balchin Expedition to the Andes.
Business Adventures on a Greek Island- Annie Thomas
Balchins in the News
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission- Dr Nigel C. Balchin
From Our Postbag
Pat Green
Loose Ends?
Loose Ends: Balchin Graves in Sandy - Dr Nigel C. Balchin
Can You Help?
From the Internet
The Balchin Millenium Project - Jennifer Dixon
A Balchin Famliy Quiz
An Isle of Wight Diversion
Births, Marriages and Deaths
Congratulations
Balchin Family Society Calendar 2002
The Society Millenium Tea-Towel
Binders for your Newsletters

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 15 January 2002 - Contents

The 2001 Gathering - The Royal Holloway College - Roy Balchin
Thomas Holloway and the The Royal Holloway College - Professor William Balchin
Victorian Windsor: Snapshots of the Royal Borough 1837 - 1901 - Roy Balchin
What the Victorians did for Us - Dr Nigel C. Balchin
The Royal Observer Corps - Roy Balchin
The Balchin Family Society Website
John Aubrey Balchin: A biography reviewed by Professor William Balchin
Balchins in the News
Births, Marriages and Deaths
From Our Postbag
Can You Help?
Congratulations
The Society Millenium Tea-Towel
The 2002 Gathering - A Date for your diary
Binders for your Newsletters

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 16 July 2002 - Contents

The Queen's Golden Jubilee Service at St Paul's Cathedral - Sir Robert Balchin
The Leaning Tower of Windsor - Roy Balchin
Genealogy on the Internet - Professor William Balchin
From Our Postbag
Genealogy and the Public Record Office
A Major Technological Breakthrough
A Balchin Family Quiz
Have You Seen This Painting?
The Wey and Arun Canal: an update - Dr Nigel C Balchin
An Exiting Family Find - Jennifer Dixon
Balchins in the News
West Chiltimgton Mill - Jennifer Dixon
Births, Marriages and Deaths
Edith Emily Goldsmith née Balchin, 6th October 1910 - 11th April 2002
The Society Millenium Tea-Towel
The 2002 Gathering - A Date for your diary
Binders for your Newsletters

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 17 Jan 2003 - Contents

The Brighton Gathering - Jennifer Dixon
A Balchin Family Quiz - Answers from July 2002
The Five William Balchins of Hassocks - Dr Anthony A Balchin
The Temple of Heaven, a Submariner Mystery - E J (Ted) Balchin
A Camberwell Murder Mystery - Roy Balchin
The Vigo Tercentenary - Professor William Balchin
The Cumberland Letters - Jennifer Dixon
Réunion - Claire Balchin
Balchins in the News
From Our Postbag
Births, Marriages and Deaths
David Henry Balchin, 18th May 1924 - 1st October 2002
Dorothy Elizabeth Brownnée Balchin, 19th May 1918 - 10th October 2002
The 2003 Gathering - Another Date for your diary
The Society Millenium Tea-Towel
Binders for your Newsletters
Back numbers

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 18 July 2003 - Contents

The Curate's Penny - Roy Balchin
Births, Marriages and Deaths
My Immigrant Ancestors - Darleen Wolfe née Balchin
The Cayman Islands - Jennifer Dixon
Congratulations
Place-Names Of The Balchin Heartland - Professor William Balchin
Balchins in the News
From Our Postbag
For All Those Born Before 1940
Book Reviews - The Oxford Names Companion; Royal Blood
Frank William Charles Elcomb, 1922 - 2002
Our Questions Answered - Dr Nigel C. Balchin
Society Records at the Gathering - Dr Nigel C. Balchin
The 2003 Gathering - Farnham Castle, Surrey
The Society Millenium Tea-Towel
Binders for your Newsletters
Back numbers

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 19 January 2004 - Contents

Coronation day 2nd June 1953- Sir Robert Balchin
The Farnham Gathering 2003 - Jennifer Dixon
An Australian Lament
Genealogy under Threat - Professor William Balchin
The Hartley, Kent, Women's Institute and the Balchin Family - Diana Beamish née Balchin
The Plaint of the Plums
Mary Balchin and Her Runaway Spouse- Jennifer Dixon
FourRemarkable Non-political 'Sufragettes' - Susan Shafir
William G Balchin 21st February 1879 - 2nd March 1942 - Peter Chapman
Congratulations
Spitsbergen 2003 - PeterBalchin
'Old Balchin of the Push' - Roy Balchin
The Badshot Lea Balchins- Joan Beasley
Balchins in the News
The National Maritime Museum Falmouth - Professor William Balchin
From Our Postbag
Births, Marriages and Deaths
Scheduled for the July 2004 Issue
Please help - Births, Marriages and Deaths. e mails
The 2004 Gathering - A Date for your Diary
The Society Millenium Tea-Towel
Binders for your Newsletters
Back Numbers

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 20 July 2004 - Contents

On Books, Ballerinas and Balchins - Jennifer Dixon
A Wedding Day - Scott Lewis Balchin (aged 11)
Korea and the Chosin Few Part 1 The Journey to Korea - Roy Balchin
Wartime Fund Raising in Farnham, Surrey
- The Spitfire Fund
- War Scenes On Wool
- Helping Our Allies
Another Long Story
From the Eden Project
From Our Postbag
Congratulations
Births, Marriages and Deaths
Eric Graham Balchin of Windsor 30th November 1926 - 5th March 2004
The 2004 Gathering - Dorking Surrey
Scheduled for the January 2005 Issue
The Past, Present and Future of Genealogy - Dr Nigel C Balchin
The Society Millenium Tea-Towel
Binders for your Newsletters
Back Numbers

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 21 January 2005 - Contents

The Dorking Gathering 2004 - Jennifer Dixon
Walk Around Westcott - Diana Beamish
Stowe Maries and Leslie Howard - Ann Wickham
Westcott Heritage Walk - Rene Bullas
The Dorking Emigration Scheme to Canada - Dr Sheila Haynes
Thomas Balchin - Roy Balchin
Births, Marriages and Deaths
Korea and the Chosen Few Part 2. Action in Korea - Roy Balchin
My Grandfather, James Balchin and his Smallholding - Diana Beamish
Roger Balchin and his Farm 'Gernos' - Diana Beamish
'Gernos' in April 1950
Balchins as Innkeepers - Professor William Balchin
Congratulations
Great-Uncle Fred, Two Girls and a Camper Van - Dr Anthony Aurthur Balchin
Book Reviews: Art and Craft Books by Judy Balchin and Rebecca Balchin
Old Bailey Proceedings, 30th June 1734 - Jennifer Dixon
Balchin & Shopland, Builders of Sutton
The 2005 Gathering - Horsham, Sussex
Index to Issues 11 to 20, January 1999 to July 2004
The Society Millenium Tea-Towel
Binders for your Newsletters

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 22 July 2005 - Contents

Korea and the Chosen Few Part 3. Life in a Korean Prisoner of War Camp - Roy Balchin
Little Fish - Big Net - Ted Balchin
An Early 19th Century 'Pedestrian Excursion' - Professor William Balchin
The Horsham Museun - The Gravett, Voice and Balchin Collections - Jennifer Dixon
Congratulations
Births, Marriages and Deaths
Beverley Stefanski -Jennifer Dixon
Bernt Balchen - Dr Nigel C Balchin
RootsMap - Dr Nigel C Balchin
Claire Balchin
A Nautical Quiz to Commemorate Trafalgar
Re-potting the Balchin Family Tree - Dr Nigel C Balchin
Book Reviews
The 2005 Gathering - Horsham, Sussex
The Society Tea-Towel
Binders for your Newsletters

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 23 January 2006 - Contents

The Horsham Gathering of 2005 - Roy Balchin
Michael of Ottawa
The Trafalgar Quiz
A Horsham Culinary Discovery - Susan Shafir
Korea and the Chosin Few Part 4 The Return Home - Roy Balchin
Ann Balchin of St. Catherine's Hill, Guildford; Part 1 - E J (Ted) Balchin
Dad's Army and the Balchin Family - Roy Balchin
A Plumstead Mystery - Roy Balchin
Wartime Recollections - Jennifer Dixon
Gunner Michael Balchin, 1087610 - Mrs Diana Beamish
Balchins in the News
Births, Marriages and Deaths
Prize for Younger Persons' Writing
The Balchin Family Tree - Dr Nigel C Balchin
The 2006 Gathering, Brooklands, Surrey

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 24 July 2006 - Contents

The Naploleonic Invasion Threat - Jennifer Dixon
Ann Balchin of St. Catherine's Hill, Guildford; Part 2 - E J (Ted) Balchin
Balchins in the News
Congratulations
A Memory of Horsham - Dr Leslie W Purnell
Second World War Memories: 1 - Mrs Diana Beamish
Genealogy fir the Beginner: a SAGA course
Second World War Memories: 2 - Dr Nigel C Balchin
Book Review; Honour Thy Father, by Lillian Hunt née Elliot
Births, Marriages and Deaths
Can You Help?
The case of the Mystery Parcel - Colin Balchin
The 2006 Gathering, Brooklands, Surrey, Sept 9/10th - Roy & Iris Balchin

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 25 January 2007- Contents

The 2006 Gathering, Brooklands, Surrey - Roy Balchin
2007 Gathering
Congratulations
Motoring Memories: Kaye Don, one of Brooklands' superstars - Roy Balchin
Motoring Memories: From Battersea...to Battersea - Eric H Balchin
Motoring Memories: Cars in our Family - Diana Beamish
Joseph Moss Balchin 1777 - 1854 and Mary his daughter 1815 - 1851 - E J (Ted) Balchin
Bernt Balchen, Explorer and Aviator: Part 1 - Dr Nigel C Balchin
Balchins in the News
Births, Marriages and Deaths
Brooklands and the Locke King family Part 1:
A Brief History of the Place and the People - Roy Balchin
Newletter Editor

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 26 July 2007- Contents

Brooklands and the Locke King family Part 2 - Roy Balchin
Congratulations
Balchins in the News
Births, Marriages and Deaths
The 2007 Gathering, Woking, September 8th - 9th
The Development of Woking - Roy Balchin
Family History and the Domesday Book- Roy Balchin
Michael Gordon Balchin, 29.09.1914 - 09.01.2007
The Wey and Arun Canal; the Ongoing Project - Roy Balchin
Brookwood Cemetary - Dr Nigel C Balchin
Book Review: Family History on the Move - Where Your Ancestors Went & Why
Online Migration Records: New Releases - Roy Balchin

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 27 January 2008 - Contents

The 2007 Gathering Report - Jenny Dixon
The Surrey History Centre Tour - Dr.Nigel Balchin
Births, Marriages and Deaths
Professor William Balchin; An Appreciation - Sir Robert Balchin
Obituary: Professor William Balchin - Professor Alice Coleman
Balchins in the News.
Roof Top Parking in Cambridge in 1958! How it was done - Dr Nigel Balchin.
Memory Lane: The League of Nations Youth Group - Diana Beamish.
Evacuees' experiences in WW2 - Diana Beamish.
Evacuees to Royal Windsor - Eric & Joy Balchin.
Conclusion: The Mystery Submariner Surfaces - E.J.[Ted]Balchin.
The Bramley Gathering 2008: Roy Balchin.
President of the Society: Notice.

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 28 July 2008 - Contents

What Happened to Uncle Wally? Dr Nigel C Balchin
Video Interview of Professor William Balchin
Three Medals – Audrey Elcomb
Book: New Lives for Old, the Story of Britain's Child Migrants
Joseph Moss Balchin: the Military Years, 1794 – 1804 E J (Ted) Balchin
Memory Lane: Schooldays in the Sand Caves
Memory Lane: Reigate County School for Girls 1950 – 1956 Susan Shafrir
Unbelievable! or, Don’t Do As You Are Told! Diana Beamish
Déjà Vu – Diana Beamish
Home Children, Canada – Roy Balchin
The Search for William Balchin Roy Balchin
Births, Marriages and Deaths
Were you at the Music Festival? Roy Balchin
Congratulations
Book: The Great Reading Disaster
The Society Tea-Towel
Binders for your Newsletters

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 29 January 2009 - Contents

Balchin Gathering 2008 at Bramley – Jenny Dixon        
Binders for your Newsletters    
Nigel Marlin Balchin  1908 – 1970 – Derek Collett      
The Society Tea-Towel           
Sir Rogon de Balchen and the Abbey of Lieu Dieu – Sir Robert Balchin
Malory School: Unearthing Gems in Historical Research – Diana Beamish née Balchin      
Research Report – Jenny Dixon           
Birth, Marriage and Deaths      
Beatrice Emma Mary Balchin and Henry Herbert La Thangue RA – Sir Robert Balchin       
A Journey for Josephine – E J (Ted) Balchin    
From Our Postbag       
Vanhurst – Time Travel on a Tea-Towel – Dr Nigel C Balchin  
The Society Shopping Bag       

BALCHIN FAMILY JOURNAL Issue 30 July 2009 - Contents

The Wreck of Balchin’s Victory Discovered – Sir Robert Balchin  
Births, Marriages and Deaths
The Loss of the Victory Man of War  
The Chapel of The Imperial Society of Knights Bachelor – Dr Thomas Balchin
Bernt Balchen, Explorer and Aviator: Part 2 – Roy Balchin & Dr Nigel C Balchin  
Research Report: Finding Balchin Information in Unusual Places – Jenny Dixon  
Loseley House  
Make Do and Mend – Diana Beamish
An Empty Box or Two – Diana Beamish
The Michael Balchin Papers – Jenny Dixon  
Congratulations
The Society Tea-Towel


 
   
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