Zoom Video of Lecture etc: The human cost of the Civil War – the Buckinghamshire experience
The Bucks Archaeological Society’s (BAS) April lecture.
Professor Andrew Hopper shows how wounded soldiers, war widows and other bereaved family members from the English Civil War petitioned for financial relief, with some affected for decades.
He is the principal investigator for the Civil War Petitions Project at Leicester University. The Bucks petitions have recently been published on the project’s website.
The lecture recording can be found at the link below.
Once you have clicked the link you will need to enter the passcode Q1CC%XQe The recording is 49 minute long and will be available until May 7th 2021.
More material on the subject of the Civil War petitions/pensions can be found at www.civilwarpetitions.ac.uk including information from other counties/nations.