Luxury in the Medieval Town? The Rich and the Poor in Hull from 1300-1700

posted 23 Aug 2011, 07:25 by Paul Brayford   [ updated 23 Aug 2011, 07:26 ]
Thursday 8th September: 1000-1100
In this talk, Dave Evans, Archaeology Manager at Hull City Council, examines the evidence for different lifestyles and wealth distribution in Hull as it developed from the third largest port on the east coast in 1300 to the second largest in England by 1700, second only to London; it also looks at the archaeological and historical evidence for where the rich and the poor actually lived, and about the quality of life within different parts of the town.

Hull History Centre, Worship Street, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU2 8BG
There is metered parking at back of Hull History Centre.
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