Interested in the History of Lewes?

Interested in the History of Lewes?

27 Oct 2018 - 20:00 BY

Members may be interested in the activities offered by the Lewes History Group.

There are public lectures or meetings on the evening of the second Monday of each month, at the King’s Church, Brooks Road, Lewes BN7 2BY.

Monday 11th February.

Helen Poole will speak on:

Thomas Cromwell & the Dissolution of the Sussex Monasteries

The dissolution of the monasteries marked one of the most dramatic changes in English history. Thomas Cromwell, one of the most enigmatic figures of Henry VIII’s reign, was the mastermind, having seen the process at first hand at Bayham Abbey. All 17 of Sussex’s religious houses were to suffer, with Cromwell being granted Michelham and Lewes Priories.

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