Cumbria Local History Federation VCH Conference 6 Oct 2018
Date the event has passed: 7 October 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
12.30 pm: LUNCH and MEMBERS' EXHIBITIONS
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.