Peter Hammond

Contact details for Peter Hammond are- email: historyworkshops@aol.com

Talks include

  • – Middens and Muck
  • – So You think You Know Nottingham (Parts 1,2 and 3)
  • – Edward Carver: A Journey into Local and Family History
  • – On the Buses
  • – Potions, Lotions and Cure-alls
  • – Murder, Mystery, and Misfortune
  • – Robert Blincoe: Nottinghamshire’s Oliver Twist
  • – Destitution and Despair (Claypole Workhouse)
  • – Well, Well, Well: The story of Nottingham’s Caves and Wells
  • – The archaeology of clay tobacco pipes
  • – Mudlarking in the River Thames
  • – Webb of Intrigue: The story of the Webb Family of Newstead Abbey
  • – Albert Ball: Nottingham’s First World War Ace Pilot
  • – The Luddites: Nottingham’s Response
  • – Can you name the object?
  • – A Load of Codd’s Wallop: The history of the Glass Bottle
  • – Belvoir Angels: A Grave Story
  • – Joseph Woolley: The Diary of a Framework Knitter
  • – A Servant’s Lot
  • – Portraits of the Past: Nottinghamshire’s Victorian Studio Photographers
  • – The Origins of Everyday Sayings
  • – Victorian shopping in Nottingham
  • – William Booth’s early years in Nottingham
  • – A historical tour of Whitby
  • – A historical tour of Llandudno