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The Next Lecture

 

THE REDISCOVERED

MARRIAGE BED OF HENRY VII

AND ELIZABETH OF YORK


A lecture telling the story of the astonishing

discovery in 2010 of the elaborately carved,

incomplete oak frame of an old bed

in a Chester hotel.

Forensics and painstaking research revealed this

to be the original.


 Jonathan Foyle has been CE of World Monuments Fund Britain,

Curator of Historic Buildings at Hampton Court, is a featured writer for

the FT on architecture, history & craft, a presenter of numerous TV

series and an experienced lecturer.

 

November 6 2017 at 7.30 at The Dixie