Cumbria Local History Federation VCH Conference 6 Oct 2018

CUMBRIA LOCAL HISTORY FEDERATION: Annual Convention and AGM Saturday 6 October 2018,

The Victoria County History of Cumbria: Studies in Local History

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10.30 am: Richard Brockington, KO is OK: Researching Kirkoswald, a former market town east of Eden.

11.30 am: Jane Penman, The Pastors, Flocks and Pastures of Martindale


1.30 pm: Jane Platt, “How to Write a Local History: Advice from the Reverend Thomas Machell of Kirkby Thore

2.30 pm: Bill Shannon, “Researching Angerton Moss in the Duddon Valley.

3.30 pm: Chairman's Summing Up

3.45 pm: TEA, & CAKE

4.00 pm: Disperse

Venue – Newbiggin Village Hall, Newbiggin, Stainton, Penrith, CA11 Parking – Free car park at the Hall. Also parking on road permitted. Members' exhibitions – Exhibitions of recent work, displays and book sales invited from societies and individuals. No charge, but booking of tables essential.

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