AGM & Spring Conference
Week-end, 10-11 March

"Let's Go to Town"

Origins, Growth & Future of Cornish towns

 

 

Henrietta Quinnel will explore the origins of meeting places and markets before the early Medieval Period.

Tony Wood talks about Charters in Looe & Liskeard

 Christine Edwards will discuss Rotten boroughs in Georgian Cornwall.

David Thomas will discuss Camborne, an Industrial Town.

 Dr Joanna Mattingly will ask When is a Village Not a Village

Nick Cahill will speak on Fixation Lines, Fore Streets and Fairgrounds - the shapes of Cornish Towns

Dr Lesley Trotter will discuss the Mystery of the St Day Draper's daybook

Marilyn Thompson will speak on Newquay as a 19th century town

Sam Drake will gives us an insight into Fowey during the Hundred Years war -- "Sure Mariners & Vicious Pirates"

Colin Buck will speak on the future of Cornish Towns.

This will be an exceptional day with a star lineup of speakers. Book soon as places are filling up.

 And All members are welcome to the AGM preceeding the conference

 

Kilbirnie Hotel

Newquay

10-11 March 2018


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Greeting Train in Fowey Station - Pre-1914
Greeting Train in Fowey Station - Pre-1914