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Fortunes made from Dales to London

Dales Countryside Museum | Station Yard Hawes | DL8 3NT

17-05-2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

An illustrated talk based on 18th century records by historian Marion Moverley  about the fraught journeys taken by young people to find work in London, over 250 miles from the Yorkshire Dales.  Many became extremely successful, establishing businesses and careers that added a new dimension to the lives of their families at home in Yorkshire.  Part of the Friends of the Museum annual lecture programme. Free – donations welcome.

Event Details

Date:
17-05-2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Events Category:
Website / Tickets:
www.dalescountrysidemuseum.org.uk
Phone:
01969 666210
Email:
hawes@yorkshiredales.org.uk

Venue

Dales Countryside Museum
Station Yard Hawes North Yorkshire DL8 3NT United Kingdom + Google Map