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posted 8 May 2011, 07:02 by Paul Brayford   [ updated 1 Feb 2016, 15:17 ]

You are invited to an audience with Alice Thornton [1627 - 1707]


at  the Dales Countryside Museum, Hawes


at 7.30 pm on Friday 20 May 2011


Sue Foster will play the part of Alice

with narration by Marion Moverley


Alice Thornton was born at Kirklington near Bedale

and also lived at Hipswell Hall, at St Nicholas near Richmond

and at East Newton near Helmsley.

Come and hear her tell her own story about 17th century life in Yorkshire.