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Talk about the Rev George Bisset, vicar of Malmesbury Abbey from 1793-1828 and rector of Dauntsey from 1800-1828, fell in love with the Earl of Suffolk’s only daughter, Lady Catherine Howard. For further details visit The Chawton House Library website.
FROM THE COTSWOLDS TO THE CHILTERNS:
A joint conference hosted by the Society for Landscape Studies and Oxfordshire Architectural and Historical Society, to be held on:
Saturday 21st October 2017 at St. Annes College, Oxford from 0930 to 1700.
1010 Helena Hamerow (Oxford University):
‘Anglo-Saxon Oxfordshire: Dorchester-on-Thames and the origins of Wessex’
1115 Stephen Mileson (Oxford University/VCH Oxfordshire):
‘The South Oxfordshire Project: perceptions of landscape, settlement and society, c.500-1650’
1150 Simon Townley and Simon Draper (VCH Oxfordshire):
‘The Victoria County History in and around Wychwood Forest’
1300 Buffet Lunch and Society for Landscape Studies AGM
1400 David Clark (Oxfordshire Buildings Record):
‘Period, People and Place: houses in the Oxfordshire Landscape’
1430 Heather Horner (Oxfordshire Buildings Record):
‘Clues to Landscape Use: evidence from Oxfordshire farm buildings’
1545 Stephen Wass (Oxford University/Polyolbion Archaeology):
‘The Enstone Marvels and other Oxfordshire Wonders of the Seventeenth Century’
1615 Trevor Rowley (Oxford University):
‘Twentieth-Century Oxfordshire Landscapes’
1645 Questions and Round-up
Basic Fee: £35. For full time students and members of
Society for Landscape Studies, Oxfordshire Architectural and History Society or Oxfordshire Local History Association the fee is £30.
The fee includes a buffet lunch and light refreshments in the morning and afternoon breaks.
Please email Brian Rich: firstname.lastname@example.org for a copy of the programme and a booking form.