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How to Read Old Handwriting

Taking place on the 22nd of Sep 2017 at 10:15 AM to 2:45 PM

Location: West Berkshire Museum, 4 Toomers Wharf, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 1DY

Staff from the BRO will be delivering the following workshop at West Berkshire Museum in Newbury on Friday 22nd September 2017.

Booking for this event is via the Museum (see below for details).

Always wanted to know how to read old handwriting?

Come along to our introduction to reading handwriting found in documents at the Berkshire Record Office from c.1500 to 1700.

Cost is £25 per person. Payable in advance to secure a place.

The workshop will be held at West Berkshire Museum in Newbury and run from 10.15 to 14.45 with a lunch break in between.

Refreshments will be included, but attendees need to bring their own lunch.

There are 10 places available.

Booking is essential.

To book a place, please call 01635 519562 or email via the West Berkshire Museum website:


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