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Somerset – A Landscape with Chapels Webinar by David Dawson
January 12 @ 19:30 - 21:00
It is easy to underestimate the significance of the legacy of nonconformity in Somerset. In 1991, the Royal Commission listed 198 nonconformist chapels in Somerset, 13 of them ‘principal monuments’. David will talk about what they tell us about the social history of the county.
This is a Free event, but donations are greatly appreciated. If you would like to donate, please go to the SANHS website https://sanhs.org/ and use the Donate button.
We suggest a donation of £5 or more.
To register in advance for this Webinar, either email SANHS at: [email protected]
Or to register directly, go to: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_G9pJnTyPRCOkrpWw5be9xQ
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar and reminder emails nearer the event.
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