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Monday, 11 January 2016

Programme of Meetings 2016

Programme of Visits 2016

Friday 26th February 12 noon
Martello Tower, Jaywick. A talk and tour of the Martello Tower at Jaywick, including refreshments. Cost £5.00 in advance £6.00 on the day.

Saturday 19th March 2.00pm
Morant Lecture: Illustrated Talk on the History of Stebbing, followed by a tour of the Village. Venue: Friends Meeting House Stebbing Including refreshments. Cost £5.00 members, £6.00 non-members

Saturday 16th April 2pm
Great Dunmow Maltings: A picture show and tour of the building and museum. Includes refreshments. Cost £5.00 in advance £6.00 on the day Max 30.

Thursday 12th May 10.00 am
Marriages Chelmer Mill. A tour of the Mill and refreshments. Cost £5.00. (Max 15) Sorry - fully booked

Saturday 25th June 2pm
AGM at Colchester Castle Museum .Members will be able to visit the museum afterwards. Refreshments £4.00 pp.

Saturday 9th July 10.30am
Finchingfield Guildhall: Illustrated Talk and Tour of the Building and interactive museum including refreshments. Cost £10.00 in advance £11.00 on the day.

Wednesday 3rd August 10 am
Essex Fire Museum, A guided tour of the museum, includes refreshments. Cost £5.00 in advance £6.00 on the day.

Thursday 18th August 10.30am
Horham Hall. A tour of the Hall. Cost £8.50 in advance £9.50 on the day.

Saturday 17th September 2.30pm
Spencers Gardens: Guided tour of the Gardens followed by Tea and Cake. Cost £8.50 in advance £9.50 on the day.

Sunday 16th October 12.30pm for 1pm
Morant Lunch: The White Hart Braintree: Speaker is Ian Hume on solving structural problems in historic buildings. Cost £28.00. Bookings by 16th September please. Max 28

Saturday 12th November 12.30pm
EIAG Annual Meeting at Chelmsford Museum followed by a lecture on The Lost Port of Gunfleet at Holland Haven by Roger Kennell, to include refreshments. Cost free to members on production of programme card, non-members £2.00.

Further details of all events and availability are available from the Excursions Secretary, Mr. Graham Gould, 16 Osborne Road, Leyton, E10 5QW   All events to be booked via the Excursion Secretary at least 10 days prior to the event. Please enclose a stamped addressed envelope for each event, for maps and other instructions if you do not want these by email.  Cheques should be made payable to the Essex Society for Archaeology and History. If there are any transport issues in attending these events, please contact the Programme Secretary.


The visits on the Society's programme are open to members and associate members only.  The Society can accept no liability for loss or injury sustained by members attending any of its programmed events.  Members are asked to take care when visiting old buildings or sites and to alert others to any obvious risks.  Please respect the privacy of those who invite us into their homes.

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