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Devon Gardens Trust is devoted to the preservation and enhancement of gardens in the UK county of Devon

The Italian Garden at Ipplepen: surprises, myths and mysteries

Date & Time of Event: 
Tuesday, 8 January, 2013 - 10:00

10.00a.m. arrival, talk starts at 10.30a.m.

The Mint Methodist Church (Rowe Room), Fore Street, Exeter, EX4 3AT.

Over seven years, Angela Dodd-Crompton has explored the lives of the original owner of Great Ambrook, Arthur Smith Graham, other owners, gardeners and friends; amassed nearly 5,000 relevant photographs and compiled a seven-volume archive of materials, including photographs, newspaper reports, architectural articles, maps, letters, personal reminiscences and family trees. 

In this talk Angela will share some of her fascinating findings.

Cost: £4.00 (members), £5.00 (non-members) to include tea/coffee and cakes.

Contact: Dr Clare Greener (01626 8767700; claregreener@talktalk.net).