George Abbot – A Guildford Man

Monday, 6 June 2011 - Saturday, 17 September 2011
Time: Monday to Saturday, 11am – 4.45pm
Location: Guildford Museum, Castle Arch, Quarry St, Guildford, Surrey, United Kingdom
Organisation: Guildford Museum
Topic: Bible


2011 is the 400th anniversary of the publication of the King James Bible. Guildford man George Abbot (1562-1633) who became Archbishop of Canterbury in 1610, was one of its translators.

This exhibition looks at aspects of his life and times, and the legacy he left behind.

Nida Westminster Abbey The City of London Wallspace Gallery Society of Biblical Literature