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Tuesday, 12 September 2017
New Geographies Walk. Little Maplestead. Thursday 21 September 2017
IN SEARCH OF THE ROMAN ROAD
THURSDAY 21 SEPTEMBER 2.00-3.00pm
Journey into our ancient past with Dr James Canton, lecturer in Wild Writing at the University of Essex, and author of Out of Essex: Re-imagining a Literary Landscape and Ancient Wonderings.
In this walking tour, he searches for a lost Roman Road, sharing thoughts about Britain’s long-lost landscapes, and the beliefs and cultural practices of those who lived here, thousands of years ago.
Meet at St John the Baptist:
The Round Church
Little Maplestead, CO9 2SL
Free, Suitable for all ages.
Dogs on leads welcome.
Places limited so booking advised
Event in association with the University of Essex
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