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Summer Symposium 2005: Brading, Isle of Wight

Friday 13 May–Sunday 15 May 2005

Host: David Guy MBE JP DL, Chairman, Oglander Roman Trust

Friday 13 May 
2 pm Visit to Osborne House (English Heritage): Victorian mosaics in main corridors visible around edges of drugget.
Entrance fee £8.95/£6.70 concessions including group discount of 15% for 11+ adults. Allow 3 hours for visit.
Saturday 14 May Brading Roman Villa, Morton Old Road, Brading
11 am Refreshments and tour of Brading Roman Villa with members of Brading Roman Trust
1–2 pm Lunch
2.00 52nd Symposium on Roman Mosaics
David Low The Development of the New Cover Building
Kevin Trott The Archaeology of Brading Roman Villa
Tony King The Mosaic at Yarford, Taunton
3.30–3.45 Refreshments
Carol Edwards The Conservation of the Mosaics at Brading
Steve Cosh
(Hon. Secretary, ASPROM)
The Mosaics of the Isle of Wight
7.30 pm Dinner
3 courses and coffee, £ 21.50. Pay when booking for symposium.
Sunday 15 May 
11 am Newport Roman Villa (IoWCC)
Entrance fee £1.20
2 pm Carisbrooke Castle and museum (English Heritage)
Entrance fee £5.00/£3.80 concessions

Booking fee: Symposium (including refreshments): £10.00; Saturday dinner £21.50.
Booking forms and further information can be obtained from the Secretary.

Accommodation: The group hotel is the Riviera, 2 Royal Street, Sandown PO36 8LP (tel. 01983 402518;
Other travel information:
Red Funnel:
Isle of Wight Tourism: 01983 813818

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