Thursday, October 6, 2016

Essex Names-Studies Conference

The Essex Names-Studies Conference highlighted in earlier issues of this newsletter will be hosted jointly by the Essex Society for Archaeology and History and the Essex Place-Names Project and will take place on Saturday 18 March 2017, 10.30am-3.30pm at the Essex Record Office

It will be on medieval landscape history - but also celebrating the work of the Place-Names Project. 

Speakers so far confirmed are: 

Dr Jim Galloway on "Medieval Marshlands and Environmental Change", 

Professor Steven Rippon of Exeter University on "Medieval Estates" and 

Dr Chris Thornton on "Wick Farms".