The Earl of Buckinghamshire at the Society's 20th anniversary service in Great Hampden Church

The Ship Money monument at Prestwood

The Palace of Westminster in the 17th century

Pyrton Manor, home of John Hampden's first wife

The former Lord Williams's Grammar School, Thame

The Earl of Buckinghamshire at the 350th anniversary ceremony in Thame

St Mary Magdalene church, Great Hampden

Charles I tries to arrest the Five Members in the House of Commons

John Hampden's funeral in 1643

Arthur Goodwin, Hampden's lifelong friend

The Great Hall at Hampden House

St Mary Magdalene church and Hampden House

Hampden's regiment marching through Thame

Category: Archives

Hampden House Gardens and Park: A Bucks Gardens Trust Research and Recording Project

The link below provides access to a dossier for Hampden House Park and Gardens prepared as part of the Buckinghamshire […]

John Drinkwater’s notes on his book – John Hampden’s England

A transcript of handwritten notes made by John Drinkwater on the reverse of pages of the typescript of his 1933 […]

Facsimile of the Domesday Book entry for Great and Little Hampden

A copy of the entry for Hampden in the Domesday Book. The Domesday is not easy to read. It is […]

The origins of the English Civil War – a short video clip

A video clip produced by the Royal Holloway University

A Military Historian’s Civil War

Professor Ian Beckett’s illustrated talk at the Buckinghamshire County Museum, Aylesbury, on 6th July 2019.

John Hampden’s Will & Testament

The text of John Hampden’s last will and testament. Pages 99 – 105 of the document. Click the link and […]

The Battle of Chalgrove 1643 – Simon Marsh’s narrative

The Battle of Chalgrove – Simon Marsh’s narrative An account by Simon Marsh of the Battle of Chalgrove drawing on […]

The Battle of Chalgrove – links to reference material

There is a wealth of information on the website of Colonel John Hampden’s Regiment. Click on the link below for […]

The Death of John Hampden

Death of John Hampden by Professor John Adair An article by Hampden’s latest biographer into the controversial circumstances surrounding Hampden’s […]

The Long Parliament and John Hampden

The Long Parliament and John Hampden by Dr Paul Hooper A much longer successor to Dr Hooper’s previous work, split […]

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