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IHGS Event Petersfield

Wednesday 12th February 2020

Location: Petersfield Community Centre, Petersfield, Hampshire, GU31 4BW

The title of the event is ‘Read the Instructions – the rules influencing who was recorded’  and will be led by the IHGS Director of Education, Les Mitchinson, accompanied by fellow IHGS tutors Ann Ballard and Lucy Browne. 

The cost is £50 per person which includes a buffet lunch and refreshments throughout the day.

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From 9.30am Assemble in the Community Centre Exhibition Room
9.30am – 9.50am Tea/Coffee/Welcome
9.50am - 10am Introduction – Les Mitchinson
10am – 10.45am Rules regarding enumeration - Les Mitchinson
10.45am – 11am Tea/Coffee
11am – 11.25am Investigating Tithe & Enclosure Maps - Lucy Browne
11.25am – 12.15pm Practical P1 – a transcription exercise
12.15pm – 1.15pm Lunch
1.15pm – 2.00pm Border Crossings – comparisons with Scottish & Irish Records – Ann Ballard
2.00pm – 2.50pm Smoking out Recusants - Les Mitchinson
2.50pm – 3.10pm A record under the spotlight – Les Mitchinson
3.10pm – 3.30pm Tea/Coffee
3.30pm – 4.30pm Practical 2 – a pedigree exercise
4.30pm – 4.45pm Answers and Question Time
4.45pm Closing Remarks

Price and Booking

Rate : £50.00
Student Rate : £50.00

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