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VISIT TO MINTERNE HOUSE, DORSET – 7th June 2017

June 7 @ 11:00 - 17:00

Good News – we’ve negotiated some extra spaces with Minterne House so keep the applications coming!

(HOME OF ADMIRAL SIR HENRY DIGBY GCB – CAPTAIN OF HMS AFRICA AT TRAFALGAR)

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The Society has arranged for a private visit by TNS members to Minterne House, home of the Digby family, on Wednesday 7th June 2017.  Whilst the magnificent gardens are open to visitors, the house, with its priceless collection of marine paintings and Trafalgar memorabilia, cannot normally be viewed.  For details of Minterne House and Henry Digby see The Nelson Dispatch, Volume 12 Part 1 Winter 2015.  For more information on Minterne House, Minterne Magna, Dorset, DT2 7AU (including details of how to get there) see www.minterne.co.uk The ticket price for the day is £30 and includes:

11.00-12.30  Guided tour of Minterne House

12.45-13.45 2 course lunch

14.00-15.45  Walk around the famous gardens

16.00 Afternoon tea before departure

NB. We meet at the visitors’ car park at 10.45

The capacity of the visit is 50 persons.  To avoid disappointment members should submit the booking form below (with cheque) asap.

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Minterne House Visit – Booking Form

Send to:  Ray Aldis, Rosewood, Wylye Road, Hanging Langford, Salisbury, SP3 4NW.

My name is …………………………………………………………, I am a member of The Nelson Society and would like to attend the visit to Minterne House on Wednesday 7th June 2017 at a cost of £30 per person.  I would like to bring a guest named …………………………………………………………

I include a cheque for £30/£60 payable to ‘The Nelson Society’.

My Address is:……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

My Email:…………………………………………………….My Tel No ……………………………………………………

The Nelson Society accepts no liability for accidents.

Details

Date:
June 7
Time:
11:00 - 17:00