EventsOur upcoming talks, tours, workshops and seminars
Details of all our upcoming events can be found below.
Devon in the time of King James I | 07.09.2023
The Norden Survey: Life in Devon in the time of King James I. An illustrated talk by Dr. Des Atkinson on Thursday, 7th September, 2023 at 7pm in The Devon Rural Archive. John Norden’s survey from the early seventeenth century contains rich and detailed information...
The Folklore of Devon | 05.10.2023
The Folklore of Devon. An illustrated talk by Mark Norman on Thursday, 5th October, 2023 at 7pm in The Devon Rural Archive. The traditional beliefs, customs and stories of a community are frequently, and sometimes subconsciously, passed from generation to generation...
Torquay: A Social History | 02.11.2023
Torquay: A Social History. An illustrated talk by Dr. Kevin Dixon on Thursday, 2nd November, 2023 at 7pm in The Devon Rural Archive. Torquay was a popular destination for the rich and privileged of Europe during the Victorian period and it quickly became the centre...
A Tudor Christmas | 07.12.2023
A Tudor Christmas with the Lady Katherine & her Peasant. An illustrated talk by Rosemary Griggs on Thursday, 7th December, 2023 at 7pm in The Devon Rural Archive. Appearing in full period costume as Katherine Raleigh, mother to Sir Walter Raleigh, speaker and...
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