Tagged: Exeter

Art in Elizabethan Devon (Exeter Branch)

A talk entitled Art in Elizabethan Devon to be given by Honorary Professor Sam Smiles, University of Exeter. Professor Smiles will be talking about Exeter’s most famous artist, Nicholas Hilliard (c. 1547 – 1619),...

An Exeter Church Walk (Exeter Branch)

A guided tour by former DA President John Allan, starting outside St Petrock’s Church and continuing to St Martin’s and St Stephen’s. Numbers limited, booking essential.

Hidden Cities Project (Exeter Branch)

To be held by Zoom video conferencing. A talk about the Hidden Cities Project by Dr Kate Osborne and Professor Fabrizio Nervola (University of Exeter). ‘Hidden Cities’ is a European project aimed at bringing...

Cancelled: The medieval Exe Bridge (Exeter Branch)

All DA events up to 30 June have been cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. See our dedicated page for the latest information. DA President John Allan will give a talk on the first...

The building of Exeter Cathedral (S Devon Branch)

John Allan, DA’s President 2019–20, will give an illustrated talk about the cathedral for which he has been consultant archaeologist since 1990. Note our new venue for this season’s talks. Report on the talk...

President’s Symposium, October 2019

The subject of our 2019 symposium was Exeter Cathedral. Held at Petroc College, Tiverton on Saturday 5 October, it was hosted by our 2019–20 President John Allan. Nowadays, after many generations of study, the...

Mount Dinham, Exeter. 2nd visit (IA Section)

After our well-attended visit on 31 May, we have been able to arrange a further visit to Mount Dinham Cottages / Almshouses and to St Michaels Church in Exeter. It is a Conservation Area,...

Mount Dinham, Exeter (IA Section)

Note: a second visit has been arranged for 22 November 2018. See here for details. At short notice we have been able to arrange a special meeting on Thursday 31 May 2018 to visit...