Lecture: The Local Heritage of John Dobson

| St George's Church Hall

Friday 4 March 2011 - 14:00 until 16:00

Cyril Winskill will talk about two examples of the work of John Dobson (1787-1865), the most noted architect of his time in the North East and designer of more than 50 churches and 100 private houses. Cyril is currently engaged in the conservation of one fine local example of Dobson's work: St. James, Benwell which was originally built as a Chapel of Ease. His talk will also include reference to Jesmond Towers.

Venue information

St George's Church Hall

Osbourne Road Jesmond Newcastle , NE2 2TF

Entry details

Tickets are £10 to include tea and homemade cakes

2.00 pm to 4.00 pm

Contact Pam Portsmouth on 0191 2847307 or email r.portsmouth@c-pac.net

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