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History Talk – the Squatter Communities of West Gloucestershire

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

with Dr. Nick Herbert, introduced by Jim Chapman

7.00 arrive/coffee

7.30 Jim Chapman: Introduction – unsurprisingly fruit trees played their part and he will also discuss the contribution squatters and smallholders made to overall fruit production in 18th/19th centuries.

8.00 Historian Dr Nicholas Herbert, former editor of the Victoria County Histories, will be talking about 17th/18th century squatters and their role in shaping the landscape of West Gloucestershire.

There will be a small charge and tea and coffee will be on sale.

Please book through Ann Smith or

At Gorsley Baptist Church Hall, Gorsley HR9 7SE


Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Gorsley Baptist Church Hall
Gorsley HR9 7SE + Google Map

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