|Course:||Aspects of West Country History|
|Start Date:||24th July 2018|
|Fee:||£54.00 What's included?|
During this day course we will explore the important aspects of West Country history including the Dorset and West Country connections to slavery, migration from the West Country in the 1800s and the Conrad Finzels – sugar refiners in Bristol.
Jane Ferentzi-Sheppard is a professional family and local historian and tutor in Adult Education. She runs a variety of family history courses in Somerset and Dorset and talks to organisations all over the country. Jane is a regular speaker at the Society of Genealogists and the ‘Who do you think you are? yearly event at Olympia.Back to List Make Booking Enquiry
Dillington House is one of England's special places. A truly lovely rural surrounding in which to learn and study, to walk and think, to eat well and make new friends. Whether your interest is history, photography or visiting gardens, you'll find what you need at Dillington House. Prepare to be stimulated, intrigued and uplifted.