Talks 2023

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The Monmouth Rebellion

Jan 25, 2023

In the summer of 1685, the Duke of Monmouth attempted to take the throne of England from his uncle James II.

Local historian and author Gary Kierley presents an illustrated talk taking us through the rebellion and its aftermath with particular emphasis on the nearby involvement in Frome.

Dilton Marsh Memorial Hall
Friday 27th January at 7.30pm

Admission £4.00 non-members, £2.00 members

All welcome

For further information, contact 01373 858561