Tagged: architecture

Spring Meeting and Tea 2022 (Buildings Section)

The Buildings Section annual Spring Meeting and Tea will be held at the Devon Rural Archive, in Shilstone, near Modbury. There will be two speakers giving talks on traditional crafts and buildings. Tea and...

The Memorials in Tawstock Church (Buildings Section)

To be held by Zoom video conferencing. A talk by Dr Clive Easter who is an expert on church monuments and has been active in the Church Monuments Society since 1986. St Peter’s Church...

Tour of Lady Astor’s House (Plymouth Branch)

A guided tour of Plymouth Lord Mayor’s Official Residence, 3 Elliot Terrace, The Hoe, Plymouth (also known as Lady Astor’s House). Meet outside the house at 2pm. The tour lasts an hour to an...

Devon Rural Archive Study Day (History Section)

A visit to Devon Rural Archive and a guided tour of Shilstone House. See the four-page flyer below for full details. Page 1 – details. Page 2 – booking form. Page 3 – location...

rebuilding the Royal Clarence Hotel, Exeter, Sep 2017

Exeter Branch report: Feb to Jul 2018

Our first spring lecture, entitled Landscape Gardens and F. W. (Frederick William) Meyer, was given on February 7th by Carolyn Keep. Born in 1852 in Grünhof, Meyer worked in his native Germany, Ghent and...