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TALK Place names and peoples of the Washburn Valley by Gillian Waters

Wed 13th March, 2024
2 pm -
4 pm

Who first named the places in the Washburn Valley and what languages did they speak? Was the Valley invaded by thousands of Celts, Romans, Anglo-Saxons, Vikings and Normans – or does the place name evidence tell a different story? Gillian Waters, our Archivist, gives an overview of the changing nature of place names and what they tell us about the peoples who lived in the Washburn Valley.

Light refreshments served.  Cost £10 member, £12 non-member.