Talks

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Talk: Mary Channing

Talk: Mary Channing

Monday 29th July, 3pm
Discover the fascinating story of Mary Channing, the last woman to be burned at the stake in Dorset.
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Talk: Underground Dorchester Tunnels

Talk: Underground Dorchester Tunnels

Saturday 14th September, 2pm.
Hear about the hidden Dorchester under your feet in a fascinating talk with Councillor David Taylor.
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Talk: Pomp, Politics & Power: The Peculiar Tale of ‘Squire’ Drax

Talk: Pomp, Politics & Power: The Peculiar Tale of ‘Squire’ Drax

Saturday 9th November, 2pm
Join Luke Mouland to explore the life of John Erle-Drax, one of 19th century Dorset's most notorious characters.
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Talk: 150 years of courtroom drama

Talk: 150 years of courtroom drama

Saturday 7th December, 2pm
Join Shire Hall Museum's Learning Manager Anne Brown to explore the fascinating stories of people taken through our historic courtroom.