Archaeological & Historical Group

HAHG Lecture: Famous Local Folk

Marie-Louise Kerr, known as “curator without museum”, gave a lively talk to members of Henley Archaeological & Historical Group this month in the Kings Arms Barn. Her topic was “Famous […]

HAHG Lecture: Historic Environment Image Project

Dr Janice Kinory, of the Historic Environment Image Resource (HEIR) project, spoke to the Henley Archaeological & Historical Group on 3 May in the Kings Arms Barn. HEIR is a project […]

HAHG Lecture: Total Abstention in Henley

The Group’s chairman, Michael Redley, spoke to members of the Henley Archaeological & Historical Group on teetotalism in Henley before the First World War on 5 April in the Kings […]

HAHG: 2022 AGM and Members’ Talks

The 2022 AGM of the Henley Archaeological and Historical Group was held on 1 March in the Kings Arms Barn. Committee member Dr Michael Redley was elected Chairman, replacing John Whiting […]

HAHG Lecture: A 17th Century Christmas

Tim Healey of the Oxford Waits, a band of historical musicians, entertained members of the Henley Archaeological and Historical Group on 7 December in the Kings Arms Barn. With vivid period […]

HAHG Event: Members’ visit to River and Rowing Museum

Members of the Henley Archaeological and Historical Group visited the River and Rowing Museum last week at the invitation of its senior staff. The Museum, with its sporting and environmental themes […]

HAHG Lecture: Excavations at Calleva 2018-21

This month’s talk to the Henley Archaeological and Historical Group was given on 2 November by Prof. Michael Fulford of Reading University, summarising the excavations of the Roman bath house in […]

HAHG Lecture: Henley & the Olympic Games 1908

The first talk to the Henley Archaeological & Historical Group (HAHG) held live since the pandemic was given at the Kings Arms Barn on 12 October by Dr Michael Redley on […]

Henley Library Exhibition: From Medieval to Modern Town

Don’t miss the Henley-on-Thames Archaeological Group’s display now on show in Henley Library for several weeks. Its theme is the modernisation of the town during the latter part of the […]

New Henley History Book Charts ‘From Tithe to Terrace’

A new book from Tillage to Terrace has recently been published by Hilary Fisher which outlines the 19th century history of the expansion of the town into the adjoining parish […]