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

News and Diary of Events

  • AGM – Saturday 23rd March 2024 – Broughton Castle

    AGM – Saturday 23rd March 2024 – Broughton Castle

    We return to Broughton Castle for our 2023 AGM. This is our first visit since 2016 – see  Patriot No. 85 Further details will be provided nearer the time but please put the date in your diaries. There is no charge for attending the AGM but a private guided tour of the castle will be ... Read more
  • The British Civil War Memorial Database – 25th October Official Launch

    The British Civil War Memorial Database – 25th October Official Launch

    The website will be officially launched on Wednesday 25th October at the National Civil War Centre, Newark. If you wish to attend contact Sam Hearn – details below. The Memorial Database can now be accessed by clicking on this link BCW Memorials.  The database can also be accessed via the Links section of this website. The ... Read more
  • Howard Robinson’s talk on – Oliver Cromwell & the Battle of Worcester available until 23rd December

    Howard Robinson’s talk on – Oliver Cromwell & the Battle of Worcester available until 23rd December

    The talk on the 18th November was recorded on Zoom and will be available to view free of charge for the next month. Link to talk on the Battle of Worcester The pass code is 519518 The Battle of Worcester was the final, decisive battle of the English Civil War in 1651, and one of Cromwell’s ... Read more