pride-in-our-past-badge-logo

pride-in-our-past-badge-logo, a photo by Pride in Our Past on Flickr. Via Flickr: The Rainbow Jigsaw logo has been downloaded from Wikimedia Commons and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.5 Generic license. We choose this image as the project will be piecing together snippets of information to build the bigger picture – just […]

Pride in Our Past’s photostream

Pride in Our Past’s photostream on Flickr. We have chosen Flickr to host our images and video content making this rich content accessible and easy to share. We have created a group on Flickr which will become a core resource for permanent  Plymouth LGBT Archive. Join the plym-lgbt-archive group on Flickr.

Welcome to the Plymouth LGBT History Archive

Plymouth LGBT history archive

The Plymouth LGBT History Archive has been born out of the Pride in Our Past project funded by a Heritage Lottery grant received in 2011. A key aim of the project is the creation of a permanent virtual and physical archive that charts the city’s gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender history. This site will become […]

pride-in-our-past-badge-logo

pride-in-our-past-badge-logo, a photo by Pride in Our Past on Flickr. Via Flickr: The Rainbow Jigsaw logo has been downloaded from Wikimedia Commons and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.5 Generic license. We choose this image as the project will be piecing together snippets of information to build the bigger picture – just […]

Continue to Make History – Boat Party 2011

On September 10th 1995 the Plymouth gay group called ‘All Fellas‘ organised a boat trip to Calstock the weather was wet and cold (sound familiar) but a good time was had by all. The Clarence Pub in its gay days also organised boat trips. This year we can continue to make history with ‘Rock Around […]

The Project timeline has been brought up to date and is becoming more rigid now that we have confirmed dates for the ‘Pride in our Past’ exhibition that will be held between April 28th and June 30th 2012, at the City Museum and Art Gallery. Interviews for the project co-ordinator and researcher will take place […]

https://plymlgbtarchive.org.uk/2011/08/13/85/

Each delve into Plymouth’s gay past brings a new insight

The old leather bound 1920’s court records are allowing us windows into an evocative & tragic past. We have uncovered the tale of two men, Francis & William, who are hauled before the local magistrate in early Aug. 1924 accused of committing an Act of Gross Indecency, they plead not guilty & the case is […]