Special Event: Battle of Worcester 1651

Saturday, September 29th 2018

Woodward, Thomas; The Battle of Worcester, 3 September 1651; Worcester City Museums; http://www.artuk.org/artworks/the-battle-of-worcester-3-september-1651-52610
Woodward, Thomas; The Battle of Worcester, 3 September 1651; Worcester City Museums; http://www.artuk.org/artworks/the-battle-of-worcester-3-september-1651-52610

Join the Battle of Worcester Society and Battlefields Trust for an all-day event of two linked but separate tours of this famous battle led by Anthony Rich.

For the morning tour by car meet at 10.30 a.m. at the Bridge of Boats / Ketch Viewing Point (off the junction of the A4440/A38T, post code WR5 3HW) then driving to Upton, Powick and Powick Bridge.

Lunch will be at Manor Farm Pub, Malvern Road, Worcester, WR2 4BS.

For the afternoon walking tour meet at 2.30 p.m. outside The Commandery, Sidbury, Worcester WR1 2HU for a 2 mile walk.

After the afternoon walk there is an optional extension to visit the Commandery, the Royalist HQ (reduced admission charge of £5 a head).

For further details contact Anthony Rich at anthonyrich@virginmedia.com or telephone 0121 249 9292, especially if you can either offer transport or require it for the morning driving tour.

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