Talk:Tracing the history of your house at Duke Street Baptist Church

Talk, Mon 13 Sep 2021

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Richmond Local History Society


Duke Street,


Melanie Backe-Hansen is an historian, writer, and speaker who specialises in researching the history of houses, streets and areas throughout the UK. She has a history degree from Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia and for almost six years was the first and only historian to be employed by a UK estate agent to research the history of houses and streets. Since 2012 she has been an independent house historian, completing private house history commissions, as well as consulting for corporate projects and property companies.

Melanie is the author of two books: House Histories: The Secrets Behind Your Front Door (2011) and Historic Streets and Squares: The Secrets on Your Doorstep (2013) and regularly writes for luxury lifestyle magazines and the national press.

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Event details

Dates Times
Mon 13 Sep 2021 20:00 to 21:00


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Map reference: TQ 179750  Lat: 51.46171 Long: -0.30407

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Richmond station


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  • Public toiletsPublic toilets