Read the new CVTA NEWSLETTER – SEPTEMBER 2019 .
Find out more about the forthcoming CVTA Conference in Manchester and
read about Shropshire’s Mayflower Children and the fascinating story, visitors to the parish church of St James, Shipton, near Much Wenlock, in deepest rural Shropshire will discover.
A plaque tells of the four young children of Katharine More who were banished by her husband, Samuel, to America on the Mayflower in 1620 reveals a story of family intrigues to consolidate two estates and an arranged marriage. The church is planning a commemoration of this sad story in 2020.