Conservation in Action Session - St John on the Wall Crypt

St John on the Wall, Bristol
Date:
26th November 2016
Time:
2:00pm
Price:
0.00
Address:
Broad Street, Bristol, Bristol, BS1 2EZ
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The Scandal of the Brazen Eagle. Discover the story of this fantastic artefact and St John on the Wall by participating in our conservation session in the Crypt.


Recovered in pieces the morning after the blitz of 24 November 1940…….

What remained of the superb eagle lectern was taken from the ashes of St Mary-le-Port church to St John on the Wall, where they lain forgotten and forlorn until now.

Please join us for a conservation session where will be recording and conserving the remains of this fantastic artefact.

SPAB techniques and advice will be followed and equipment provided.

Crypt will be cold, please do wrap up warm. Hot drinks will be provided.

Contact:
Emma Brown
Telephone:
0117 9291766
Email:
ebrown@thecct.org.uk

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