THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED – Lost Landscape of Heroes – Commemorating WW1
*EVENT POSTPONED* PLEASE CHECK OUR FACEBOOK/WEBSITE FOR NEW DATE
Join the LLoH team for a 3 hour, 2 part session.
Part 1 – led by Robert Fish on Isle of Axholme and as a direct follow-up
Booking is essential – web: www.ukeconet.org/ioaloh.html
email and phone: [email protected]; 0114 272 4227
The Lost Landscape of Heroes project is about to start a series of workshops with the aim of exploring and researching the varied military history of the Isle of Axholme. The project will not just concentrate on the physical remains and locations – emphasis will also be placed on the human aspect.
Every name on a memorial has a story to tell and it is planned that research will help uncover the stories behind the names on memorials (and the memorials themselves) and Commonwealth War Graves Commission graves in the area. The role the civilian population played will not be forgotten, with research into all aspects of Civil Defence such as Air Raid Precautions, emergency services and the Royal Observer Corps.
Professor Ian D Rotherham (Landscape of Heroes Project Director), Chair, Landscape Heritage Research Foundation, c/o Venture House, 103 Arundel Street, Sheffield S1 2NT
Chris Percy (Landscape of Heroes Project Manager), c/o Landscape Heritage Research Foundation, Venture House, 103 Arundel Street, Sheffield, S1 2NT 0114 272 4224