Events

Our upcoming talks, tours, workshops and seminars

Details of all our upcoming events can be found below.

Names and Places of South Devon | 4.7.24

Names and Places of South Devon | 4.7.24

Names and Places of South Devon by Kevin Dixon Dr Kevin Dixon is the author of the book ‘Torquay. A Social History’, is the Chair of consumer health champion, Healthwatch, and gives talks on local history:  "As we travel around South Devon, we come across many names...

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Saltram: People, Place, Design | 02.05.24

Saltram: People, Place, Design | 02.05.24

Saltram: People, Place, Design Zoë Shearman is Property Curator of the National Trust’s Saltram. Her role focuses on the significance, research, conservation and interpretation of the collections and house, garden and parkland. Saltram is one of Britain’s best...

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Shilstone Garden Tour | 16.06.24

Shilstone Garden Tour | 16.06.24

Shilstone House occupies a truly exceptional site, at the head of a steep sided valley containing evidence of occupation from later prehistory to the present day. The landscape here is rich in archaeology and through both excavation and geophysical survey we have been able to reveal its history and development.

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Shilstone Garden Tour | 19.05.24

Shilstone Garden Tour | 19.05.24

Shilstone House occupies a truly exceptional site, at the head of a steep sided valley containing evidence of occupation from later prehistory to the present day. The landscape here is rich in archaeology and through both excavation and geophysical survey we have been able to reveal its history and development.

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Shilstone Garden Tour | 16.06.24

Shilstone Garden Tour | 21.04.24

Shilstone House occupies a truly exceptional site, at the head of a steep sided valley containing evidence of occupation from later prehistory to the present day. The landscape here is rich in archaeology and through both excavation and geophysical survey we have been able to reveal its history and development.

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Shilstone House Tour | 16.06.24

Shilstone House Tour | 16.06.24

On Sunday 16th June at 2:30pm Lucy Fenwick, the owner of Shilstone will lead a guided tour of Shilstone House and gardens. Guests will explore the history of the site through its surviving archaeology and rare architectural features before seeing the results of the restoration, including the recently completed panelled drawing room.

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Shilstone House Tour | 19.05.24

Shilstone House Tour | 19.05.24

On Sunday 19th May at 2:30pm Lucy Fenwick, the owner of Shilstone will lead a guided tour of Shilstone House and gardens. Guests will explore the history of the site through its surviving archaeology and rare architectural features before seeing the results of the restoration, including the recently completed panelled drawing room.

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Shilstone House and Picture Tour | 21.04.24

Shilstone House and Picture Tour | 21.04.24

On Sunday 21st April at 2:30pm Lucy Fenwick, the owner of Shilstone will lead a guided tour of Shilstone House and gardens. Guests will explore the history of the site through its surviving archaeology and rare architectural features before seeing the results of the restoration, including the recently completed panelled drawing room.

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Shilstone House Tour | 16.06.24

Shilstone House Tour | 17.03.24

On Sunday 17th March at 2:30pm Lucy Fenwick, the owner of Shilstone will lead a guided tour of Shilstone House and gardens. Guests will explore the history of the site through its surviving archaeology and rare architectural features before seeing the results of the restoration, including the recently completed panelled drawing room.

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Devon Rural Archive, Shilstone, Modbury, Devon, PL21 0TW

Call us: 01548 830832

Email us: nicola@shilstonedevon.co.uk

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