august, 2021

thu19aug7:30 pm9:00 pmThe Custom of the CountryEast Grinstead Museum7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Event Details

For the first of our in person events at the museum, why not come and learn more about the hidden history of smuggling?

An informal but informative talk on the history of smuggling in England from the late 13th century to the end of the ‘Golden Age’ in Kent and Sussex by the mid-19th century. Discover a tale of owlers and flaskers, cats and dogs, vast quantities of gin and a nice cup of tea.

About the Speaker
Antony Smith is the Custodian of the Priest House, in West Hoathly.



(Thursday) 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


East Grinstead Town Museum

Old Market Yard, Cantelupe Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BJ

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