Saturday 8th February 2020 – Haughmond Abbey in its theological context

Saturday 8th February 2020: Haughmond Abbey in its theological context.  Our February talk will be given by the Revd. Canon Jeff West.  Formerly a Principal Inspector of Historic Buildings with English Heritage, Jeff West, together with Nicholas Palmer, carried out excavations at Haughmond Abbey on behalf of the DoE from 1975-9.  The report on the excavations, published in 2014, contains a discussion of the results of the 1975 to 1979 excavations, and includes specialist reports on the finds, a report on a 2002 earthwork survey, analysis and recording of the standing masonry and a comprehensive programme of documentary research.  In this talk, Jeff West will be discussing the abbey in its theological context. 2.30pm at the Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND