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5th - 7th November 2021 Crooklands Weekend Conference
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August 18, 2021, 09:51:09 AM
Annual Crooklands Weekend Conference.

Friday 5 November
16:30 Registration from 16.30 – 18.00
18:15 Dinner, followed by: My father’s war service in Burma. Henry Pattinson.

Saturday 6 November
08:00 Breakfast served from 08.00
09:45 Cumbrians in Liverpool. Peter Park MA, FSG.
10:45 Tea/coffee break.
11:15 A Fleet Street in every town. Dr Andrew Hobbs.
12:30 Lunch.
14:00 Mind the Commonwealth Gap: some ideas for genealogy research around the mid-seventeenth Century. Else Churchill.
15:00 Tea/coffee break
15:30 Catherine Parr: the lives of the wives, from the one who survived. Lucy the Tudor.
18:15 Dinner, followed by: Cumbria illustrated: the county from old prints. Dr Mike Winstanley.

Sunday 7 November
08:00 Breakfast served from 08.00
09:45 Lakeland dialect and its origins. Jean Scott-Smith.
10:45 Tea/coffee break.
11:15 The glories of the mine: Whitehaven and perceptions of Cumbria’s Energy Coast in the 1700s. Dr Christopher Donaldson.
12:30 Lunch and depart.

Full conference, residential (all rooms are en suite):
Sharing twin room (per person) £190
Single room £220

Full conference, non–residential £90

Daily rates are available on request and members can book individual lectures. Please contact Janet Arnison (contact details below) for further information.

Please return booking form (before 5 October 2021) to:
Janet Arnison, Jack Dike, Cliburn, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 3AL

Receipt of your booking will be sent by email. If you would like a
receipt by post please enclose a SAE. Thank you

Any Queries  Tel: 01931 714305 Email:

We do hope this will go ahead, however should the hotel be closed due to government advice then payments are refundable.

Full details and booking form download the attachment below.
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