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Jane Austen Regency Week

Jane Austen, the Chawton years 1809-1817

Event Location: Allen Gallery, Church Street, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 2BW
Box Office: Alton Community Centre
Tel: 01420 85057 (International: +44 1420 85057)
E-mail: please fill in contact form below
Thursday 27th June 2019
7:30pm – 8:30pm


Janet Johnstone – Jane Austen: the Chawton Years 1809 - 1817. 
Talk with readings from Jane Austen’s letters and family memoirs about how Jane Austen, her mother, sister Cassandra and friend Martha Lloyd passed their days while living at Chawton. To include Austen family events which contributed to her declining health and untimely death in 1817. Janet Johnstone is Stewards Manager at Jane Austen’s House Museum in Chawton. 

The talk will be preceded by teas at the Allen Gallery from 6.30pm, with the option to sit in the garden if the weather permits.

Contact Information

Alton Community Centre, Amery Street, Alton. GU34 1HN

Find Jane Austen Regency Week

Allen Gallery, Church Street, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 2BW