Orphan School visit

DSC05898Thanks to Marilla Lowe for organising the tour of the Orphan Schools and St John’s Park Precinct on 22nd February and to Dr Dianne Snowden for being our guide on the day.

Take a look at Marilla’s report of the afternoon’s exploring.

The next CRVHS history activity is “She said, He did?” on Saturday 22 March 2014 at 2 pm when Dr Alison Alexander, author of ‘The Ambitions of Jane Franklin, Victorian Lady Adventurer’ and Craig Joel, author of ‘A Tale of Ambition and Unrealised Hope: John Montagu and Sir John Franklin’ will be speaking on Jane Franklin at Oak Lodge.