Blog for July 2017

The oldest Thatcham pub

28th Jul 2017
At many of my local history talks I will get asked "which is the oldest pub in Thatcham?" Is it the Chequers? Is it the King's Head? Let us assume...

Amiga USB Floppy: a rethink

24th Jul 2017
I have made progress on the Amiga USB Floppy project (see original post) with an original Amiga FDD plugged in and basic control done. That is...

Reputed manor of Henwick

2nd Jul 2017
Was Henwick a manor? One question I get asked and it is complicated. In short yes there is a Henwick manor, but should there have been one?...