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Friday 10th November: a walk around St Woolos Cemetery to look at the WW1 graves and a talk on St Woolos Hospital in the Great War.

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Start:
November 10, 2017
End:
March 25, 2018

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NEW EVENT TO FINISH THE YEARFriday 10th November the day before Armistice Day.

Meet at 2.30pm in St Woolos Cemetery where Richard Frame will give us a tour of the World War one Graves. Please wear sensible clothes and shoes.

Then back to our secretary’s home for tea / coffee and biscuits and perhaps cake at approximately 4pm.  At 4.30pm Peter Strong will then give a talk entitled St Woolos Hospital in the Great War.  Thtalk on WW1 and Woolaston House War Hospital Newport at our Secretary’s house. Monmouthshire Antiquarian Association – Home

This framed print of staff at Wooloston House War Hospital Newport (now St Woolos Hospital) taken in 1918 will be placed in the hospital as part of the Journey’s End project. Thanks to Newport Museum and Art Gallery for permission to copy the photo and to HLF for the funds.

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To book, send your name to Richard via email or ring up to book a place.

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