As part of our continuing work on the HistEvents system, users are temporarily not receiving emails. Please just send details of your event to ihr.webmaster@sas.ac.uk and we will list it for you.

Exploring Kentish Naming Practices

November 17, 2018
Centre for Kent history and Heritage, Canterbury Christ Church University

Old Sessions House
Longport
Canterbury CT1 1PL
United Kingdom

Topic areas

Talks at this conference

Add a talk

Details

Paul Cullen, the well-known expert on Kentish names, will head this exploration of all sorts of naming practices – place, family and trade, an exciting educational event where participants will have a chance to ask about intriguing and unusual Kentish names.

This is a joint venture between the Centre for Kent History and Heritage and Kent Archaeological Society. As well as Dr Paul Cullen, other confirmed speakers are Drs Mark Bateson, Ellie Rye, Barrie Cook and Sheila Sweetinburgh. Among the topics speakers will explore are tavern names, early medieval place names and surnames. Through this event the Centre hopes to aid the Ian Coulson Memorial Postgraduate Award fund, which is used to support and encourage potential CCCU postgraduates to research Kent history topics.

There may be limited car parking on campus, and Canterbury City Council’s Longport car park (pay and display) is near to Old Sessions House.

Tickets are £15 per person; £10 for CCCU students

Supporting material

Add supporting material (slides, programs, etc.)

Reminders

Registration

Yes

November 16, 2018, 5:00pm BST

External Site

Who is attending?

No one has said they will attend yet.

Will you attend this event?


Let us know so we can notify you of any change of plan.

This event has been submitted and is maintained by:

You should login and contact this user if you believe the information on this page needs updating.

If you judge that this event entry is inappropriate, please login and report it.