Defining the Metropolitan Region

Town, Countryside and Environment in London & the South East, 1580-1914


In order to register for this conference, please download and complete this application form, returning it to:

Claire Taylor,
Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies,
Rutherford College,
The University of Kent,


Please note that the number of places for non-invited participants is limited. All enquiries and payment should be addresed to the colloquium secretary, Claire Taylor.


Registration and all sessions, except for the Friday evening plenary lecture, will take place in the Maths Lecture Theatre, Institute of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Sciences (IMSAS).  The Institute, close to Darwin College, is located at E2 on the campus maps (click here)


Accommodation is provided in Becket Court, next to Eliot College, located at P4 on the campus map.  Breakfast will be served between 8.00 and 9.00am in Rutherford College (K4)


The closest car park to IMSAS  is next to Rutherford College.  Guests staying at Becket Court will receive a permit for the Eliot/Becket Court car park. Additional car parking is available adjacent to Keynes College, Darwin College (for short periods) and in the Giles Lane car park. 

The ESRC and The University of Kent