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Two recommended talks about Dartmoor's past

The round house at Holwell Tor, Dartmoor under excavation in September 2018One about the Black Death in East Dartmoor (in Newton Abbot on 15th Nov – see here), the other an overview of its archaeology (in Tavistock on 16th Nov – see here).

The medieval glass of Exeter Cathedral

On 19th Nov. John Allan will tell our History Section how recent research has changed former interpretations. Details here.


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