Guided historical walking tour through Piltown village highlighting all aspects of Piltown’s History, Heritage, Landscape and culture from the Battle of Piltown in 1462 up to modern times.
The origins of the village it’s early development and its various landmarks will be highlighted as well as the cultural history of its people from earliest times , to the development of the Model village in the 18th Century up to day. Also unique personal memories of growing up in Piltown in the 1950’s 60’s and 70’s. Highlights will include information on the origins of the Churches and Graveyards , Anthony’s museum, Piltown’s unique link with Bianconi , Hatchetts well, and the general buildings in the village and the people who lived in them.
This event will have something for everyone from people who grew up in the village to newcomers to the area or people with a general interest in History Heritage Landscape and culture by bringing to life the history of the area by looking around at our surroundings.
The idea is to bring the past alive by looking at our present day surroundings.