Thursday 6th February 2020, 2pm – 3pm
Abercorn Room talk led by Nick Pollard, Local Historian
About the speaker:
Nick Pollard is Chairman of Sunbury and Shepperton Local History Society, and Hon. Curator of Spelthorne Museum in Staines. He has been fascinated by history and archaeology all his life. He was brought up near Walton Bridge and is the author of a book about its history, published to mark the opening of the current bridge in 2013. Nick works full time in the aerospace industry, and in what remains of his spare time gives talks on history and is a keen gardener, as well as visiting museums, galleries and historic buildings.
Talks in the Abercorn Room occur on the first Thursday of every month. View all upcoming talks, guided tours and lectures here.
Organised in aid of Painshill Park Trust Limited, registered charity in England and Wales (284944). We rely on fundraising to preserve and maintain Painshill for future generations so your support is very important to us.
Image: Walton Bridge by Canaletto courtesy of Dulwich Picture Gallery
Talk: The History of Walton Bridge by Nick Pollard
*General admission applies if you wish to enter the landscape garden.
Advance booking required.