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Round Towered Churches of Eastern England

Talks/Lectures; Home/Away Travel series
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  • DURATION 60 mins
  • CAN I WATCH LATER? Yes! Sign-up and we'll email you a recording
  • HOW TO ATTEND Attendance is live via Zoom
4.7 out of 5 Average rating

I’ve advocated Mirthy right from day 1... you feel part of this community!

Anna
, reviewed on 04 Jan 2022

Fun, educational & relaxing!

Debbie
, reviewed on 28 Feb 2022

I’m glad I found you. I said this to my wife - without Mirthy, my life would be far less richer than it is now.

Martin
, reviewed on 06 Feb 2022

Event Description

If you’ve travelled in Eastern England you may have come across a round towered church, but outside this area they are as rare as hen`s teeth, with only 186 existing in total. Much has been debated about their origins, dates and relevance, including some pretty bizarre theories but John`s lecture explains their fascinating history and looks at the beautiful churches onto which they are joined, and the treasures they contain.

  • Duration: 60 mins
  • Online Zoom event: Join from your computer, phone or tablet (a recording will be available)
John Vigar

Meet the Host, John

John has been a professional historian and speaker for over 40 years. For much of that time, John also taught at the University of Kent as well as for the WEA and Denman College. His specialist subject is ecclesiology – the study of church architecture and associated topics.

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