May 2016

LAUNCHED: 26 January 2016.       LAST UPDATED: 28 May 2016

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No Day Date Description/Activity Notes At Night
1 Wednesday 11 May Fly BOS-LGW Dep: 9:20pm. Total: $549.03. Booking Reference: ZJY2X5 Frequent Flyer: Norwegian: 59266309. App pw=qneyq3 Leave for Nashua by 1:30, take 3pm Boston Express bus to airport, arrive Logan at 4:20 pm. Have dinner. Phone: 1-800-639-8080.
On plane
2 Thursday 12 May Arrive LGW Terminal S. 8:40am.
Go to Bonhams. 84 Westbourne Terrace. Tel:02074027064 Mobile:07860547457
Lectures in the history of cartography convened by Catherine Delano-Smith (Institute of Historical Research, University of London), Tony Campbell (formerly Map Library, British Library), and Alessandro Scafi (Warburg Institute). Meetings are held at the Warburg Institute, School of Advanced Study, University of London, Woburn Square, London WC1H OAB, at 17:.00 on selected Thursdays. Admission is free and each meeting is followed by refreshments. All are most welcome. 12 May 2016. Jonathan Potter (Jonathan Potter Ltd). 'Paid to do a Hobby: A Map Dealer's Reflections on the Last Forty-five Years'. Bonhams
3 Friday 13 May London Meet up with Joe.
Visit Naval Club to check out arrangements for Monday.
RGS (Aurora).
Tea with Juliet at Mansion House.
James Caird Society meeting, 2 tickets totalling £100 RBS Ck 147. 6pm.
4 Saturday 14 May London Theatre with Joe. Matinee 3pm. 'Lawrence After Arabia.' Hampstead Theatre, Eton Avenue, Swiss Cottage. £18.
Ring Landmark Trust housekeeper Mrs Carolyn Sparrow 01728 660442 in the early evening.
5Sunday 15 May London Lunch with John and Sue Bonham, Ann Shirley, Joe O'Farrell at East India Club, 16 St James's Square.
Murray Levick's penguin at The Rag.
6 Monday 16 May Train to Ipswich; rental car to Peasenhall
Stop in Saxmundham to shop.
Markham luncheon at Naval Club. Start at 10:15. Be there by 9:45.
Central Line from Bond Street to Liverpool Street Station. 4pm train to Ipswich £80.27 for 2 including return. Booking Ref: 2220924781. adelie347.
Avis, Unit 2B, Ipswich Trade Centre, Commercial Road, Tel: 08445446067. Conf No: 32472807US3. $194.92 total. 27 miles Ipswich to Peasenhall (46 minutes)
Landmark Trust houseparty.
New Inn 1/4
7 Tuesday 17 May Peasenhall Landmark Trust houseparty. Booking Reference OPP691505. Total cost: £729. New Inn 2/4
8 Wednesday 18 May Peasenhall Landmark Trust houseparty. The Burtons come for the night. The Bowrings come for drinks and dinner. New Inn 3/4
9 Thursday 19 May Peasenhall Landmark Trust houseparty New Inn 4/4
10 Friday 20 May Return Avis car to Ipswich. 8:43am train to Liverpool Street Station £80.27 for 2 including return. Booking Ref: 2220924781. adelie347. Circle Line to Westminster station.
Thanksgiving Service at Westminster Abbey (12-1)
Look for Richard Phillips
Followed by a reception at the Institute of Mechanical Engineers, 1 Birdcage Walk. Invitation #155.
Followed by SPRI event on Wellington. Paid by RBS elect trans 3 tickets £126.
Leave bag with Judy to pick up at her house.
11 Saturday 21 May London To Cambridge with Joe for party at Bob Headland's. Burtons
12Sunday 22 May Fly LGW Terminal S-BOS. Total: $549.03 Dep: 4:50pm Arr: 7:05pm Booking Reference: ZJY2X5 Frequent Flyer: Norwegian 59266309. Bus to Nashua. Drive to Jaffrey. Jaffrey