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Public Health and Housing in Berwick

June 29, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

This is the last in a series of four lectures by Linda Bankier

Picture credit: Berwick-upon-Tweed, Samuel Bough 1863. Paxton House, National Galleries of Scotland.

This is the last in a series of 4 lectures (weekly on Tuesdays) by Linda Bankier, based on the town’s historic archives. You can buy a ticket for the full series by clicking here.

Week 4: Public Health and Housing in Berwick. Starting with the 16th century but mainly concentrating on the 19th and early 20th centuries, this talk will explore how the town dealt with public health, sanitation and housing and the challenges this raised.

The lecture will be delivered via Zoom. If you haven’t used Zoom before, please go to www.zoom.us and look at the tutorials. Once you have booked, you will find the Zoom invitation in the Online Event Page on Eventbrite. You will also receive an email with the invitation 24 hours before the event. If you can’t find the invitation, please email berwickea@gmail.com.

If you book this course online, we will hold your personal data in accordance with our privacy policy. If you do not wish us to hold your personal data, please book by post (see www.berwickea.org) and do not supply an email address.


June 29, 2021
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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