Hounslow’s Roman Road is to be the subject of Hounslow and District History Society’s first virtual public meeting.
It is taking place on Tuesday 24 November at 7.15pm. The lecturer is James Marshall, formerly of Hounslow Libraries’ Local Studies.
James will explain that Hounslow’s Roman Road (A315) is the very backbone of the modern London Borough of Hounslow. He will show how the Roman Roads were built, describing the trajectory of the A315.
It features among the national network of Roman roads, being one of the five most important trunk routes in Roman Britain running from Oxford Street to Staines (Pontes) which at the time was the next bridge up the Thames from London Bridge.
Everyone is welcome to join. Contact James Marshall on email@example.com to obtain the link.
The next virtual meeting will take place on 26 January 2021. The subject is The Farnell Family – Isleworth Brewery by Christine Diwell.
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November 20, 2020