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* Guided walks and tours - Pie in the Sky James Sadler Walk, Sunday 11th September, 14:00 - 15:15

Sunday, September 11, 2022 - 14:00 to 15:15
* Guided walks and tours

James Sadler, ‘King of all Balloons’, was a High Street pastry chef who became the unlikely first Englishman to build and fly an air balloon in Oxford in 1784. Led by Sadler's biographer, local historian Mark Davies, this walk will include sites associated with this ingenious and courageous aeronaut, engineer, naval chemist and inventor. Includes privileged access to St Edmund Hall library and crypt.

Pre-booking will open on the 20th August. The starting point of the walk will be e-mailed to the participants.


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