Loading Events

« All Events

Event Series Event Series: Highways and Byways Exhibition

Highways and Byways Exhibition

July 19 @ 11:00 am - 4:30 pm BST

Highways and Byways – How did people get about 200 years ago? A free exhibition about local turnpikes, toll gates, coaching inns, ancient tracks and footpaths, the people who travelled them and how they carried their goods. Old maps, turnpike riots and complaints, potholes, road accidents and highway robbery!
By local historians from Amberley, Bisley, Chalford, Minchinhampton, Oakridge, Painswick, Pitchcombe, Randwick, Rodborough, Sheepscombe, Stinchcombe, Stonehouse, Stroud and Woodchester.
Admission free, donations welcome, books for sale.

Details

Date:
July 19
Time:
11:00 am - 4:30 pm
BST
Series:
Event Categories:
,

Organiser

Museum in the Park
Phone
01453 763394
Email
museum@stroud.gov.uk
View Organiser Website

Venue

Museum in the Park
Stratford Park, Stratford Road
Stroud, GL5 4AF United Kingdom
+ Google Map
View Venue Website