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
Devonshire Collection, Chatsworth. Reproduced by permission of Chatsworth Settlement Trustees.

The Great Hall at Hampden House

St Mary Magdalene church and Hampden House

Hampden's regiment marching through Thame

Talk on John Hampden by Roger Howgate on 25th January (7.30pm for 8.00pm) in Old Amerham

Society Member, Roger Howgate will be delivering a talk on John Hampden to the Amersham Society in the King’s Chapel, behind the King’s Arms in Old Amersham.  There is no need to book just turn up on the night. There will be a £3 charge for those who are not members of The Amersham Society. Anyone wishing to attend should contact Roger Howgate for further details (  It would be wonderful if JHS members could attend this event and provide Roger with some moral support!