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Rachel Askew


Rachel was awarded her PhD from the University of Sheffield, her research focussing on the lived experience of castle garrisons in the English Civil War, with a particular emphasis on a biographical approach to buildings. Her most recent role is as Heritage Officer at Breedon Priory Church, Leicestershire, a former Mercian monastery and Augustinian priory with one of the largest and finest collections of Anglo-Saxon sculpture in the country. 

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