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April 2017

Branch AGM (Bideford Branch)

22 April 2017 at 10:45 am
Burton Art Gallery, Bideford, Kingsley Road
Bideford, Devon EX39 2QQ
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Branch AGM (10.45 am) and DA President talk (11.30 am) all at the Burton Art Gallery. The DA President, Dr Todd Gray will be speaking on: “The Renaissance and North Devon” … followed by…

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May 2017

Visit to Simonsbath sawmill (Bideford Branch)

12 May 2017 at 12:00 pm

Visit to Simonsbath sawmill (thanks to Graham Wills). A revived and active Victorian water driven sawmill and electricity generation, at the heart of Knight estate. Meet 12.00 noon at the Black Venus Inn, Challacombe…

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June 2017

Venton Farm Visit (Bideford Branch)

16 June 2017 at 12:00 pm

Farm visit (thanks to David & Tracey Grigg). Large milking herd with robotic parlour placed at the heart of a traditional mid-Devon farm – Venton, Monkleigh EX39 5LG. Meet 12.00 noon at Coach and…

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September 2017

The History of Bucks Mills (History Sec. & Bideford Br.)

8 September 2017 - 9 September 2017
Burton Art Gallery, Bideford, Kingsley Road
Bideford, Devon EX39 2QQ
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A Study Event arranged by the History Section and Bideford Branch. Bucks Mills is known as the village of a single surname and its history is inextricably linked with that of the Braund family. Very…

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October 2017

Tales of a Dartmoor Guide (Bideford Branch)

20 October 2017 at 2:00 pm
Burton Art Gallery, Bideford, Kingsley Road
Bideford, Devon EX39 2QQ
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A talk by Paul Rendell, “Tales of a Dartmoor Guide”. He will describe stories and events that can happen while taking a group walking. The guide must know a lot of things - how…

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November 2017

The North Devon Tithe Map (Bideford Branch)

17 November 2017 at 2:00 pm
Burton Art Gallery, Bideford, Kingsley Road
Bideford, Devon EX39 2QQ
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A talk by John Bradbeer “The North Devon Tithe Map”. Until the Tithe Commutation Act of 1836, tithes, originally a tenth of the harvest, were paid annually in kind to the rector of each…

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December 2017

Give a man a scanner (Bideford Branch)

8 December 2017 at 2:00 pm
Burton Art Gallery, Bideford, Kingsley Road
Bideford, Devon EX39 2QQ

A talk by Stephen Hobbs, “Give a man a scanner – Hartland Digital Archive”. As originator of Hartland Digital Archive and Hon. Archivist at Hartland Abbey, he will describe his project in Hartland, the…

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January 2018

19th century life in Torrington (Bideford Branch)

19 January 2018 at 2:00 pm
Burton Art Gallery, Bideford, Kingsley Road
Bideford, Devon EX39 2QQ

Dr Hugh Reed “Business, Family Life and Living Conditions in the Torrington Area during the 19th Century”. He will present a picture of life and dramatic changes that occurred over the Victorian era. (Note that…

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February 2018

Conservation in Exmoor (Bideford Branch)

9 February 2018 at 2:00 pm
Burton Art Gallery, Bideford, Kingsley Road
Bideford, Devon EX39 2QQ
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A talk by Rob Wilson-North, “Conservation in Exmoor National Park”. The Simonsbath Programme is a community-partnership programme to develop a sustainable plan for Simonsbath’s heritage assets. (Note change of date, was 16 Feb.)

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March 2018

Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Plans (Bideford Branch)

16 March 2018 at 2:00 pm
Burton Art Gallery, Bideford, Kingsley Road
Bideford, Devon EX39 2QQ
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A talk, “The Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Future Plans”. The speaker is Ian Cowling, trustee of the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Trust. He will present a talk on the future plans for further revitalisation of…

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April 2018

AGM 2018 (Bideford Branch)

21 April 2018 at 10:45 am
Burton Art Gallery, Bideford, Kingsley Road
Bideford, Devon EX39 2QQ

AGM followed by a talk at 11:30 by the Devonshire Association's President, David Fursdon MA FRICS FRAgS, Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Devon. His topic will be "How the Main Roles that I have…

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May 2018

Concert and Talk by Tasmin Little and the North Devon Sinfonia (Bideford Branch)

12 May 2018 at 6:15 pm
Landmark Theatre Ilfracombe, Devon EX34 9BZ
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The Devonshire Association's Bideford Branch and Music Section are helping to publicise this event. There will be a pre concert talk at 6:15pm, and the concert starts at 7:30pm: Karol Szymanowsky’s first Violin Concerto…

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