The Journey to Chalgrove Field

31 Jan 2024 @ 7:30 pm
Kings Chapel
Kings Arms Hotel
30 High Street
Old Amersham
£3 for members, £4 for non-members
Battle of Marston Moor 1644 by John Barker, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
Battle scene by John Baker

Historian and author Mike Payne will make a return visit to the Society to talk about the Battle of Chalgrove Field which took place in June 1643 during the First English Civil War. It is now best remembered for the loss of John Hampden, a key political figure on the parliamentarian side both before and during the war.

Coffee/tea and biscuits will be available from 7.30pm. The talk starts at 8.00pm. No booking necessary. Guests and new members welcome.