Archaeological & Historical Group

Humphrey Gainsborough Plaque

Humphrey Gainsborough Honoured With Plaque on Estate

Humphrey Gainsborough – A Man of Many Talents was recognised on Saturday when a new plaque was unveiled at the entrance to the Gainsborough Estate, which was named after him. […]

The Mediaeval Mead to 18th Century Landscape Talk by Rosemary Jury

On 5 May, Rosemary Jury spoke to the Archeological and Historical Group on the topic of “The Mediaeval Mead to 18th Century Landscape”. This is the first time for a […]

Archaeological & Historical Group Talk by Deborah Hayter on “The Poor Law in the 18th Century — the Crisis in the Parishes”

The Henley-on-Thames Archaeological & Historical Group’s talk next month is by Deborah Hayter on “The Poor Law in the 18th Century — the Crisis in the Parishes” on Tuesday 2 […]

A Glimpse of Fleet Street

For the first time in its long history of monthly lectures in the Margaret Day Room of the King’s Arms Barn, the planned Henley-on Thames Archaeological and Historical Group talk […]

Archaeological & Historical Group March Talk – The History of Oxford University, given by Alastair Lack

The Margaret Day room was once more filled to capacity for this fascinating ‘whistle stop tour’ of the history of Oxford University. Alastair Lack (pictured left) read Modern History at […]

Archaeological & Historical Group March Talk – The History of Oxford University

The Henley-on-Thames Archaeological & Historical Group’s talk next month is by Alastair Lack on “The History of Oxford University” on Tuesday 3 March at the Kings Arms Barn from 7.45pm. […]

February Lecture of the Archaeological and Historical Group Given by Ruth Gibson

Despite the wintry weather, the Margaret Day Room was filled to capacity on Tuesday 3rd February by around 56 Group members and visitors for a talk by Ruth Gibson entitled […]

Henley and its Changing Relationship with the Thames: a talk by Ruth Gibson

The Henley-on-Thames Archaeological & Historical Group’s next month talk is by Ruth Gibson on Henley and its Changing Relationship with the Thames on Tuesday 3 February at the Kings Arms […]

Journal No. 28

Archaelogical and Historical Group Publishes Journal on North Side of Friday Street

Journal N0. 28, December 2014 of the Henley-on-Thames Archaeological and Historical Group has been published. This issue is devoted to the buildings and people of the North side of Friday […]

Henley-on-Thames Archaeological and Historical Group AGM

The 42nd Annual General Meeting of the Henley-on-Thames Archaeological and Historical Group was held on Tuesday 2nd December, 2014 in the Stable Barn of the former Kings Arms pub. Valerie […]