Exhibition: The Forest that was saved: 140 years of protection under the 1878 Epping Forest Act

Exhibition: The Forest that was saved: 140 years of protection under the 1878 Epping Forest Act

The View & Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge, Rangers Road, Chingford

Saturday 21st July 2018 to Sunday 30th September 2018, 10am–5pm (excluding Mondays)

What did Epping Forest look like in the 1870s when it was saved from destruction? To mark 140 years of Epping Forest as a protected public space, this exhibition will reprint more than 40 historic photographs of the Forest and adjoining villages commissioned to celebrate the crucial legal judgement of 1874 that saved the Forest.

Free event. No booking required.

Enquiries: 020 7332 1911 or epping.forest@cityoflondon.gov.uk