Oxford University

Heraldry Society


Programme 2011/12

Michaelmas Term 2011

Tuesday 11th October 5:15 p.m.   John Leighfield   From Gough to Google: the Development of Printed Maps of Oxfordshire
Taylorian Institution Room 10B    

Tuesday 1st November 5.15pm   Tim Powys-Lybbe   A Quest for Quarters
Taylorian Institution Room 10B    

Saturday 12th December
National Archives, Kew TW9 4DU
Heraldry at the National Archives
a tour hosted by Adrian Ailes
Map map
10.15   Meet in reception area and quick tour of Museum
10.30-11.00   Talk on The National Archives in Talks Room
11.00-11.45   Tour of building
11.45-13.00   Exhibition of heraldic documents
Limited to 15 maximum : to avoid disappointment, please let Priscilla Frost know as soon as possible if you want to come

Hilary Term 2012

Tuesday 17th January 5:15 p.m.   Andrew Gray   No King of England if not King of France
Taylorian Institution Room 10B   An heraldic tour of the Plantagenet claim, its consequences and contradictions.

Tuesday 6th March 5:15 p.m.   Stephen Slater   Insignia of Office of the Royal Household
Taylorian Institution Room 10B      

Trinity Term 2012

Saturday 28th July Summer outing to Lydiard Tregoze
a tour of the House and Church
Map map
11.30   Tour of the House
12.30   Lunch - members buy their own in café
14.00   Tour of the Church - polyptych will be opened especially for our group
The cost will be £12.00 per head, payable to Oxford Heraldry Group and sent to Priscilla Frost. Numbers may be limited, so write now!

After our evening meetings, join us and the speaker in the Balliol College Bar!

The Heraldry Society's biennial Congress will be held at St Catherines's College Oxford 24th – 26th August 2012

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