A THS walk to accompany the Tess Study Day

A Walk to Rainbarrow and Mistover Knap/Where Tess and Eustacia Overlap
A THS walk to accompany the Tess Study Day

Sunday 24th October 10.00am

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Meet outside Hardy's Birthplace Visitor Centre - Thorncombe Woods (NGR SY724922) at 10am for a 4-mile walk following both Tess Durbeyfield and Eustacia Vye across Egdon Heath to Rainbarrow; pausing en route to inspect the two new Natural England/Thomas Hardy Interpretation Boards on Duddle Heath. Appropriate readings from both Tess of the d'Urbervilles and The Return of the Native to be incorporated.

Led by the pre-eminent Hardy topologist Dr Tony Fincham.

Please remember to wear weather-appropriate clothing and footwear. And feel free to bring a packed lunch. There is a small charge for the car park.

This event is free, but booking tickets in advance is advised.


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For any enquiries please contact THS Secretary - Dr Tracy Hayes - info@hardysociety.org




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