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A Mediaeval Miscellany: NLHA Spring Day School

21.03.2015, 10:00 am4:15 pm

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A Meiaeval Miscellany

This year sees the eight hundredth anniversary of  the Magna Carta, a development of national importance and local consequences – our talks include this subject as well as other mediaeval aspects of  Nottinghamshire.

About the Speakers

Dr Claire Taylor  is an Associate Professor of Mediaeval History at the University of Nottingham.

Dr David Crook is an experienced local historian, formerly of the National Archives.

Prof. Michael Jones is Emeritus Professor of French Mediaeval  History at Nottingham University and Chairman of the Norwell Parish Heritage Group.

Dr David Marcombe is the former director of the Centre for Local History at Nottingham University, and currently a trustee of the Spital Chantry Trust.



09:40    Registration and Coffee

10:00    King John and Magna Carta: Rebellion, Revenge and Rome.                Claire Taylor

11.10    Nottinghamshire and the Robin Hood Legend.               David Crook

12.15    Annual General Meeting of the NLHA

12.45    Lunch & Bookstalls

02.00    The White Book of  Southwell – a source for Nottinghamshire history        Michael Jones

03.10    The Green Men of Southwell: in history, legend and art                David Marcombe

04.15 approx.       Close

Advance booking is preferred but, as always, you may just turn up on the day. For further information ring  01509 820067

The fee is £7 for members of the NLHA/Thoroton Soc. and   £8 for non-members (Cheques payable to NLHA)


10:00 am–4:15 pm
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Nottinghamshire Local History Association
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Ravenshead Village Hall
61 Vernon Crescent
Ravenshead, NG15 9BN
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