Central Branch

Researching A Place

Tony Sargeant : Researching A Place - the people, research and sources involved

St B SchoolTony Sargeant will discuss what has became the story of Aldin House involving Angela Burdet Coutts, and the lack of evidence.

The history of the house will be discussed along with its usesas St Michael's School, a Jesuit College and a Convent School, along with the process of research required to discover the facts, and how chance played a part in putting together a story from many sources and study of the buildings. The illustrated talk will draw in many of the people like Charles Aldin and John Morecraft of
Winslow, and their reasons for being involved.





Location Turnfurlong Junior School, Turnfurlong Lane, Aylesbury, Bucks., HP21 7PL

Contact http://www.bucksfhs.org.uk/meetings

Visitors are very welcome. Entrance is £2 for members or £4 for non-members (or why not take out an annual membership from as little as £6). Stay for a cup of tea and a chat afterwards.