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Winter 2016 Newsletter

The Manchester group's Winter 2016 newsletter

Annual General Meeting followed by a talk Victorian Women Travellers

A talk with John Theakstone, writer and historian; Saturday 28 January 2017

Edward Walters, architect: the Manchester Legacy

An illustrated talk with Neil Darlington; Tuesday 21 February 2017

‘The Million Go Forth’: Early Victorian Railway Excursions

An illustrated talk with Susan Major; Thursday 23 March 2017

Providing medical care for the poor in the Nineteenth Century - the role of Dispensaries

An illustrated talk with Dr Michael Whitfield; a joint fundraising event with Ancoats Dispensary Trust; Tuesday 8 April 2017

Holy Trinity, Shaw: 500th anniversary celebrations

A visit and talk with Roy Tricker and Richard McEwan; Saturday, 20 May 2017

Henry & Medland Taylor’s Hidden Gem: St Anne’s Church and Rectory at Haughton, Denton

A visit and talk with Jill Cronin; Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Richard Knill Freeman: Bolton Architect

A coach and walking tour with David French & Michael Shippobottom; Thursday 13 July 2017 (note amended date)

A Disreputable Pleasure: horse racing in Victorian Lancashire

An illustrated talk with John Pinfold; Tuesday, 26 September 2017

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