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Local History Group Events

THE MARLOW SOCIETY Local History Group (LHG) Programme

 

AIM = Archaeology in Marlow, MAS = Marlow Archaeology, LHG = Local History Group, MS = Marlow Society.

 

Martin's notes from the June/July 2017 visits to Basing Castle, Frogmore Paper Mill, Berkhamsted Castle can be found here.

 

The listing below includes some events that are organised by groups other than LHG.

 

 

Current and Future Events:

 

 

Mon 19-Nov-18

8.00pm

Garden Room, Liston Hall

Marlow Remembers WW1 Association (final session)

Speaker/Contact

Andy Ford/Martin Blunkell

 

 

Mon 26-Nov-18

8.00pm

Liston Hall

The Impact of World War One on our town

 

 

Thur 24-Jan-19

8.00pm

Liston Hall

The founding of Reading Abbey: its architecture, art and music

Speaker/Contact

John and Lindsay Mullaney /MAS

 

 

Thur 14-Feb-19

8.00pm

Liston Hall

LIDAR - the new illuminating the past

Speaker/Contact

Andy McGrandle /MAS/AIM

 

 

Thur 14-Mar-19

8.00pm

Liston Hall

The Anglo-Saxons of the Upper Thames: dress and identity in the 5th and 6th centuries

Speaker/Contact

Dr Toby Martin - Lecturer in Early Medieval Archaeology, IoA, University of Oxford /MAS

 

 

Thur 11-Apr-19

8.00pm

Liston Hall

The Monks' Graveyard excavation: finding a lost abbot at the Abbey Church and Cathedral of St Albans

Speaker/Contact

Ross Lane - Site Director, Canterbury Archaeological Trust /MAS

 

 

Thur 23-May-19

8.00pm

Liston Hall

Sutton Hoo

Speaker/Contact

Jennifer Foster /MAS/AIM

 

 

Thur 12-Sep-19

8.00pm

Liston Hall

Anglo-Saxon Estates and Defences: thoughts on Wessex and the Thames Valley

Speaker/Contact

Dr Ryan Lavelle - Reader in Early Medieval History, University of Winchester /MAS/AIM

 

 

Thur 24-Oct-19

8.00pm

Liston Hall

Roman roads in Britain

Speaker/Contact

Paddy Lambert /MAS

 

 

Some Past Events:

 

 

Tues 10-Jul-17

9.00am

Meet at tba on booking

Visit to Basildon Park and Falklands Chapel, Pangbourne College

Speaker/Contact

Early Booking Essential, Adam Baxter 475467 or email adambaxter@sky.com or Keith Ray 472579

 

 

Thur 15-Feb-18

8.00pm

Liston Hall

Risborough, Origins of the Settlement

Speaker/Contact

AIM

 

 

Thur 22-Feb-18

8.00pm

Liston Hall

Canal Archaeology

Speaker/Contact

Doug Stuckey, Bucks Archaeological Society / MAS

 

 

Thur 15-Mar-18

8.00pm

Liston Hall

Mapledurham Mill

Speaker/Contact

Corry Starling, Miller of Mapledurham Mill / MAS

 

 

Tues 27-Mar-18

8.00pm

Main Hall, Liston Hall

OSS-Station Victor - Hurley's Secret War

Speaker/Contact

Philip Williams

 

 

Sat 14-Apr-18

10.30am

Bisham Church

Visit to Bisham Church

Speaker/Contact

John Harper 01628 624677

 

 

Sun 20-May-18

2.00pm

meet at Marlow Museum, Court Garden

Town Walk

Speaker/Contact

Peter Bailey 01628 476610

 

 

Mon 21-May-18

8.00pm

Garden Room, Liston Hall

The Astors of Cliveden

Speaker/Contact

Ray Isted, NT Guide at Cliveden

 

 

Tues 26-Jun-18

9.00am

Meet at tba on booking

Visit to Chiswick House & Hogarth Museum

Speaker/Contact

Early Booking Essential, Peter Bailey 476610

 

 

Sun 22-Jul-18

2.00pm

meet at Marlow Museum, Court Garden

Town Walk

Speaker/Contact

Geoff Wood 01628 475475

 

 

Sun 12-Aug-18

10am - 4pm

The Causeway, Marlow

Amiens Aug 1918 - The Turning Point

Speaker/Contact

Marlow Remembers WW1

 

 

Mon 20-Aug-18

8.00pm

Garden Room, Liston Hall

Looking Back Again

Speaker/Contact

Michael Eagleton

 

 

Sat 8-Sep-18

10am - 4pm

Lords Wood

Heritage Open Day
(Registration Required)

Speaker/Contact

Geoff Wood 01628 475475

 

 

Sun 16-Sep-18

2.00pm

meet at Marlow Museum, Court Garden

Town Walk

Speaker/Contact

Geoff Wood 01628 475475

 

 

Thur 20-Sep-18

8.00pm

Garden Room, Liston Hall

The Boxford Mosaic

Speaker/Contact

Dr Steve Clark / AIM

 

 

Tues 30-Oct-18

8.00pm

Main Hall, Liston Hall

George Holt Thomas: The Man Who Created the World's Largest Aircraft Manufacturing Organisation

Speaker/Contact

David Scott

 

 

Thur 8-Nov-18

8.00pm

Liston Hall

Buckinghamshire's Saxon prince: the burial at Taplow

Speaker/Contact

Leslie Webster - former Keeper Dept. of Prehistory & Europe, British Museum /MAS/AIM

 

 

For AIM Talks (8.00pm, Liston Hall, Chapel St.) a charge of £3.00 per AIM member /£4.50 per non-member is made.

 

For MAS Talks (8.00pm, Liston Hall, Chapel St.) a charge of £3.00 per MAS member /£4.50 per non-member /£1.50 per student is made.

 

For MS/LHG Lectures (8.00pm, Liston Hall, Chapel St.) a charge of £2.50 per member /£4.00 per non-member is made.

 

For LHG Walks, a charge of £2.50 per person is made. Children are not charged.

 

There is no need to book for lectures, talks or walks - just turn up and pay on the day.

 

For LHG Visits, which often include a pub lunch and car-sharing, booking is required. Any charge will be advised at the time of booking.

 

Other events, e.g. Walks and Visits may be arranged during the year and all may be subject to late change.

 

For further information on any of the LHG Talks or lectures, contact
tmslocalhistorygroup@ marlowsociety.org.uk

 

For walks details or a private group to be arranged contact
tmswalks@marlowsociety.org.uk

 

 

To contact The Marlow Society:

Email: tmssecretary@ marlowsociety.org.uk

Post: The Marlow Society, 22 Rookery Court, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 3HR.

 

To contact The Local History Group:

Email: tmslocalhistorygroup @marlowsociety.org.uk

 

 

 

 

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