16th Annual Symposium 2016

"Edward Heron-Allen: The Past, the Future and the other World"

Saturday, 2 July, 2016

The Woolstapler Room,
The Novium,
Tower Street,
West Sussex

Eleanore Zugun

Eleanore Zugun


The Novium is the Chichester Museum situated in Tower Street.

Will those wishing to attend the Symposium please contact the Honorary Secretary, Juliet Field, at 40 Portland Road,
Oxford. OX2 7EY, Tel: 01865 552640.

Those wishing to join us for lunch at the Crate and Apple, 12-14 Westgate, next to the Westgate Roundabout in Chichester, should inform the
Honorary Secretary by 10 June. Meals have to be ordered in advance.


  • 11.00 Welcome and Introduction by the Chairman
  • John P. Mahoney, '"Ship Stink": Immigrants and Hypersomia. A Tale of ex-Palmist Edward Heron-Allen and the Castle Garden Affair'
  • David Thompson, 'The Heraldry of Edward Heron-Allen's Bookplates'
  • Timothy J. McCann, 'Edward Heron-Allen and Eleanore Zugun, the Romanian Poltergeist'
  • John E. Whittaker, 'Letters from Lundy'
  • The Annual General Meeting
  • Lunch at the Crate and Apple

AGM Agenda

Chairman: Tim McCann

  1. Apologies for Absence
  2. Minutes of Meeting on 27 June 2015
  3. Matters arising
  4. Election of Officers and Committee
  5. Chairman's Report
  6. Presentation of Accounts by the Treasurer
  7. Reports:
    1. Web-Site
    2. Newsletter and Future Opuscula
    3. 2017 Symposium
  8. Any Other Business [notified in advance to the Secretary]
  9. Date of next meeting [Saturday 7 July 2017]