Chester Society for Landscape History

From the Peak to the Sea, From the Mersey to the Dee:

the landscapes of Cheshire and its regions

Venue: St Mary's Centre, Chester

Date: Saturday 15th October 2016


Welcome (10:00am)

Keynote Address: Graeme White

'Where does Cheshire belong?'


Sharon Varey

'Horton cum Peel: A tale of two halls and the landscape beyond'

Morning Coffee

John Prag

'Living with the Edge: The story of the Alderley Edge Landscape Project'

Buffet Lunch

Chris Lewis

'Reconstructing Anglo-Saxon Wirral'


Barbara Wright

'Lost and Found: Discoveries in Cheshire's historic designed landscapes'

Afternoon Tea

Richard Chiverrell and John Boyle

'A sedimentary approach to the landscape history of Cheshire'


Close (4:30pm)

Further details can be found on the downloadable leaflet and booking form