Local History Conference 1999

The 34th Local History Conference: the effect of Tudor and Stuart Royalty on the Greater London area

Date and time: Saturday 20 November 1999, 10.00 am – 5.00 pm

Venue: Museum of London Lecture Theatre

Cost (including afternoon tea): £3.00 (LAMAS members), £4.00 (non-members)

To apply for tickets, please print a copy of the form available on this site, and return it with your cheque. We recommend that you apply as soon as possible, because we cannot guarantee that tickets will still be available on the day.

Morning session

10.00 - 10.20 Exhibitions open

10.30 The Clash between Royalty and the City
Michael Berlin (Lecturer, Faculty of Continuing Education, Birkbeck College)

11.30 Tudor and Stuart Royal Palaces in London: the impact of the residences of the monarch
Simon Thurley (Director, Museum of London

12.30 - 14.00 Lunch (with opportunity to view displays of recent work)
Afternoon session

14.00 Royal visits around Hounslow Heath via the Bath and Great Western Roads
Andrea Cameron (Hounslow Local History Society)

14.45 Tudor and Stuart Royal Parks in the Greater London area
Rosemary Weinstein (Writer/researcher, 16th/17th-century social history & archaeology)

15.30 - 16.00


16.00 Places, Parks, Property and Power – the royal estates of Greater London
Geoffrey Toms (Lecturer in archaeology and history)