Meetings

Meetings take place in the John Hampden Hall, Chalgrove on the 1st Monday of the Month between September and June. 

Upcoming talks:

 Date  Subject Speaker
5 Mar 2018 Coaching horns (talk and demonstration) A Road Coach Guard
 16 April 2018* Brass rubbing Dave Maycock
21  May 2018* Stoner house David Clark
4 June 2018 Allotments and the strange people that serve them Colin Oakes

Note: * The first Monday is a Bank Holiday so these meetings have been changed.

Previous meetings have included talks on a variey of topics including: The role of women in WWI; The development of dendrochronology;  The history of Oxford’s military college. 

In addition to the above meetings the various project teams meet at the John Hampden Hall on 3rd Mondays to discuss on going project work.  

In the summer we try and arrange visits to places of local hisotoric interest, in previous years we have had guided tours around houses that are not normally open to the public.  We have also had guided tours of some of local museums.

Members of CLHG behind the scenes at Chiltern Open Air Museum
Behind the scenes at Chiltern Open Air Museum
Ladies of CLHG inspecting the gents toilets on visit to Chiltern Open Air Museum
Ladies of CLHG on visit to Chiltern Open Air Museum
CLHG Visit to Wootton House
CLHG Visit to Wootton House

 

 

 

Members of CLHG in Iron Age round house at Chiltern Open Air Museum
Members of CLHG in Iron Age round house at Chiltern Open Air Museum