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Russet Coated Soldiers - a Conference on the British Civil Wars 1642-1651,...

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National Civil War Centre - Newark Museum

14 Appleton Gate

Newark-on-Trent

NG24 1JY

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The British Commission for Military History (BCMH), in partnership with the National Civil War Centre (NCWC) and the English Civil War Society (ECWS) is organizing a conference on military aspects of the British Civil Wars 1642-51 to be held at the National Civil War Centre, Newark, Notts from 7 to 9 July 2017.

The keynote lectures will be provided by Professor John Morrill (University of Cambridge) and Dr Andrew Hopper (University of Leicester).

The Conference will include:

  • A Tour of Civil War of Newark
  • Demonstrations by the English Civil War Society (ECWS)
  • A Presentation about and visit to the Civil War siegeworks at Newark.

Attendance

Attendance is open to all and the organisers welcome attendance from scholars, authors, enthusiasts and all who are interested in the subject.

Tickets

Tickets are only available by the Day. Click on Select a Date next to the header and then click on Tickets for that Day.

Tickets for Friday 7th and Saturday 8th July will cost £60.00 discounted to £50 for full members of the BCMH or SAHR and to £30 for speakers and for BCMH / SAHR members who hold valid Student ID. Each Day Ticket includes all refreshments at the breaks, a buffet lunch, a drinks reception and a Civil War Tour or drill demonstration.

Tickets for Sunday 9th July will be priced at £10. These will be available on the day at the NCWC. They will offer admission to the presentation about the siegeworks at Newark and a guided visit to the Queen’s Sconce.

PLEASE NOTE THAT NO REFUNDS WILL BE POSSIBLE AFTER 23 JUNE DUE TO THE NEED TO PRE-ORDER CATERING.

Accommodation

Accommodation in Newark is limited and attendees are urged to book swiftly. See www.vist-newark.co.uk for more information. Nottingham has several hotels near the station and tickets to Newark Castle station are inexpensive.

Publication Opportunities

Speakers may consider publishing their papers in the peer-reviewed, British Journal for Military History.

Further details

For more information please see http://www.bcmh.org.uk/event/summer-conference-2017-english-civil-war/ or contact Andy Grainger at: secgen@bcmh.org.uk


The conference is being financially underwritten and subsidised by the British Commission for Military History ie being undertaken on a not-for profit basis.

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