BerkshireHeritage

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APR
Talk - The Nabobs of Berkshire and their houses
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

A talk by Clive Williams.Nabobs were employees of the East India Company during the 18th and 19th centuries who made their fortunes in India and returned home to England as wealthy men.So many made their homes in Berkshire in the…

Location: Reading
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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09
MAY
Talk - History of Prospect Park Mansion
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

A talk by Katie Amos.A local landmark in Tilehurst The Mansion House is associated with many of Readings more important families such as the Childs Kendricks and Liebenroods.Katie Amos extensively researched its history for her book The Mansion House: Its…

Location: Reading
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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23
MAY
Talk - The history of Padworth House, Berkshire
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Padworth House ‐ its history by Dr David Peacock.Padworth House is a grand 18th‐century house close to Aldermaston with elaborate decorative plaster work by Robert Adams plasterer.It was home for several generations to the Darby Griffith family and is tucked…

Location: Reading
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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15
JUN
Workshop: Census records of Scotland & Ireland
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Census Records for Scotland Ireland and Overseas.Tutor: Tony Roberts.Discover census data for Scotland Ireland and North America and delve deeper into your family history. Censuses of some other English‐speaking countries too. This workshop is organised by Berkshire Family History Society a registered…

Location: Reading
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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