New from the Victoria County History of Herefordshire: Colwall

New from the Victoria County History of Herefordshire: Colwall

Colwall is the latest VCH ‘Short’ from Herefordshire series of the Victoria County History (VCH), published by the University of London Press. VCH Shorts are accessible histories which present high-quality VCH research for the general reader, focused on a particular...
Polesworth abbey (Warws.) and the Marmion lord of Tamworth castle

Polesworth abbey (Warws.) and the Marmion lord of Tamworth castle

By Nigel Tringham Founding a monastic house in middle ages could be a complicated affair, as revealed in this blog by Nigel Tringham introducing his article – ‘Polesworth abbey (Warws.) and the Marmion lord of Tamworth castle: using an Anglo-Saxon saint’s cult in the...
Discover Victoria County History Shorts: a lockdown special offer

Discover Victoria County History Shorts: a lockdown special offer

By Catherine Clarke During this period of social distancing, we’ve been looking at new ways to share VCH content, and support the work of historians who are unable to access libraries and archives. We’re pleased to announce a special offer on VCH Shorts – our...