Glastonbury Antiquarian Society
The Society's Field Trip this year is on Friday 19th June, in the morning at Downside Abbey to see the archives and library, followed by lunch at the George in Croscombe and then at 2.00pm Neill Bonham will speak in Croscombe church:
'The development of the Christian faith and its effect on corporate worship and the design of church buildings, their furnishings and decoration'
The places at Downside are now all allocated (details to follow by E-mail). All members are invited to the visit to Croscombe Church.
Paul Ashdown's talk 'A Certain Royal Island' (Glastonbury, Abbey and Throne before the Normans) is now reproduced on a separate page (see list at right)
Go to 'Forthcoming Events' to see the remainder of the programme for this season.
To see the 10 Glastonbury Drawings by Sheppard Dale
go to 'Artists, Witnesses & Plans' and open
the page '1864 Sheppard Dale'
Also extra on '1610 William Camden' , '1825/6 Skinner' & '1545 Leland' for his description of Glastonbury
The Municipal History of Glastonbury
by the Rev. Preb. Grant R.D. (1904)
The Streets, Highways & Byways of Gastonbury in 1904
by J G L Bullied, the Society's founder
Street, William Strode & the Civil War
by W S Clark, 1904 Presidential Adress
When Was Glastonbury Abbey Founded
latest thoughts by Stephen Morland when 90
XII Hides Terrier and Perambulations
by H Scott Stokes
Go to: LINKS / Society of Antiquries
for talks given at the 2013 Glastonbury Symposium