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Tue 10 May 2022
Anthony Poulton-Smith - Ancient Trackways.
 





Anthony, at the outset, admitted his fascination with travel routes and words, specifically, place names, went back a long way. The number of books he had written about such topics across numerous English counties was testament to this.
His talk covered a wide range of indications of ancient trackways that we are likely to see today.

Anthony Poulton-Smith with
some of the 85 books he's written.
He explained the meaning that lies in placenames and man made featues in the landscape that indicate evidence of ancient trackways.
A fascinating talk that was the first one at our new meeting venue at Astley Village Community Centre.

Our new venue at
Astley Village Community Centre.

Astley Village Community Centre.

 
 
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