Medieval Farnham & Farnham Castle

Date: 
Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 10:30 to 16:00

This winter’s study day will take place in the historic market town of Farnham at the Museum's Garden Gallery, followed by a walk through town and up to the castle in the afternoon.

Programme
10.15am Registration: tea and coffee available
10.45am David Graham, “The Archaeology of Farnham Castle”
11.30am Anne Sassin, “Farnham Community Archaeology Programme”
12.00pm Peter Balmer, “The Bishop of Winchester’s Farnham”
12.25pm Rob Briggs, “Farnham in Anglo-Saxon charters’”
12.45pm Brigid Fice, DBRG, “Historic Buildings of Farnham”
1.00pm Lunch
2.30pm Visit to Farnham Castle Keep

Brigid will talk briefly about some of the more interesting buildings in Farnham before
lunch and provide a handout allowing members to make their own way around the
town before meeting again at the Castle at 2.30. Brigid will be on hand to answer any
further question at that point.

The charge for this meeting of the Forum is £10 payable on the day. It would be very
helpful, particularly for catering arrangements, if you could let us know if you will be
attending this meeting.

Contact: Brian Creese, 7 Acacia Road, Guildford, GU1 1HL. Tel: 07860 104012 Or e-mail: bjc@briancreese.co.uk

Postal Address: 
Museum of Farnham
38 West Street
Farnham
Surrey
GU9 7DX