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

Zoom talk on John Hampden and the Battle of Chalgrove – 11th June at 2.30 pm

The Bucks Archaeological Society, Aylesbury, is to host a Zoom talk by Derek Lester entitled, John Hampden and the Battle of Chalgrove, om June 11th 2022 at 14.30 GMT.

You can book online for Zoom from the above link or book to attend in person from the following link

Derek promises that the talk will change how historians understand events following the battle of Chalgrove.

Details of the research done by Derek and Gill Lester on this topic can be found at