A programme from the Aldermaston Court Dramatic Society play "The Paragon", performed in the Theatre at Aldermaston Court on 15 & 16 November 1956.
Catalogue record: AH.0105
The programme from Aldermaston Court Drama Society's production of Two Dozen Roses performed in spring or summer of 1957 at the Theatre in Aldermaston Court
Catalogue record: AH.0106
This is a page from the French daily illustrated newspaper "Excelsior" of 21st August 1916. It shows teenagers as junior soldiers being "tossed in the blanket" at a camp held at Aldermaston Court in 1915.
Catalogue record: AH.0007
This letter was handed to the Aldermaston History Group at Pam Gardner's wake in 2017 by her goddaughter Virginia. 1 The 60th Troop Carrier Group arrived at Aldermaston in August 1942 and Lt Col T J Schofield took command of the Group on 11 Oct 1942, about 4 weeks before this letter was written. This letter was ...
Catalogue record: AH.0109
Aldermaston's Souvenir Brochure for Queen Elizabeth II's Silver Jubilee. The celebration was across the four days of 4th-7th June 1977. The brochure gives a timetable of events and a map with a key of 26 local places that can be visited. The brochure was compile by Bill Cox with sketches my Laurence McGown.
Catalogue record: AH.0394
A view from the balcony at the Parish Hall of the 2017 Queen's 90th Exhibition
Catalogue record: AH.0020
This photograph was taken at the reception following Rosemary Campbell's Service of Thanksgiving on 21st June 2022 in Wasing Church. It was published in the August 2022 Parish Magazine. from left to right: Richard Miller, Pete Steele, Becky Bevan, Jane Manley
Catalogue record: AH.0724
A booklet about Aldermaston Businesses compiled by Ange Boott for the "Celebrating Aldermaston" Exhibition on 10 June 2017 in the Parish Hall
Catalogue record: AH.0662
Airpics KD9 Aerial photograph looking south over Aldermaston Wharf, showing part of Sterling Cables site, with the Kennet and Avon Canal running across the photograph. The date range for this photo is suggested to be between 1984 (lift bridge was installed) and 1990 (Sterling Cables left the Swan Drive/Kingfisher Close site). Other notable features – restoration ...
Catalogue record: AH.0063
Obituary of Alan Caiger-Smith, written by his son Nick Caiger-Smith, first published in Aldermaston Parish Council newsletter April 2020.
Catalogue record: AH.0336
This newspaper cutting of a picture of Aldermaston Court was obtained via eBay. The reverse of the cutting shows newspaper columns with various articles and notices. In particular, an announcement for Clara Novello's appearance at Drury Lane, it reads ... CLARA NOVELLO - It is rumoured that this young lady, whose success throughout Italy has been ...
Catalogue record: AH.0033
A booklet published in May 1944, author Mary Rose Newham, with historical notes on the Parish of Aldermaston, including Aldermaston Court, the Church and village.
Catalogue record: AH.0009
A report in the Berkshire Chronicle, recording the fire at Aldermaston House, home of W Congreve, Esq.
Catalogue record: AH.0017
1976 Photograph of Aldermaston Lock looking across the basin and showing a water tower and the side of Sterling Cables site
Catalogue record: AH.0021
This is a scan of a small engraving of Aldermaston Manor and church. It depicts the buildings pre-1843 as a fire burnt down the house on 13 Jan 1843. The church tower has artistic licence in it's drawing as it shows a window in the tower and no louvres below the tower roof.
Catalogue record: AH.0022
Aldermaston Scouts 1909 Photograph probably by Mr P Robert (see newspaper cutting)
Catalogue record: AH.0094
Extract from Fletcher, W. A Tour round Reading, being a Guide to its Environs, with Historical and Pictorial Sketches. Reading: John Snare, 1840. Front cover and pages 106-113.
Catalogue record: AH.0013
The notice that cancelled Aldermaston Fair after several centuries
Catalogue record: AH.0031
Published in the 13 July 1907 issue of Country Life on pages 54-59, a Country Homes section feature on 'Aldermaston Court, Berkshire - the seat of Mr. C. E. Keyser' by H Avary Tipping.
Catalogue record: AH.0012
Description of fire which damaged Aldermaston House, owned by W Congreve Esq. in January 1843
Catalogue record: AH.0015
This exhibit was added to the 2018 Centenary Exhibition at the Parish Hall in Aldermaston. It shows a 1909 photo of the Aldermaston Scout Troop and a picture of S.R. Jacob who won the Scout's medal of Merit for saving a brother scout from drowning. Unfortunately, S R Jacob died during WW1 and is commemorated on the ...
Catalogue record: AH.0089
This scrapbook was donated tp the Aldermaston History Group by Christopher Pile of St Oysth, Essex. Christopher wrote: Too many years ago to remember where or how, I found an old scrap book compiled by a child, J A Wilson, who at the time lived at Falcon Cottage, Aldermaston. Does it still stand? The item recently resurfaced as ...
Catalogue record: AH.0723
Lance Corporal John William Gay
Catalogue record: AH.0693
Aldermaston's war memorial for the fallen in the conflicts of 1914-18 and 1939-49 is the Lychgate to the church on Church Road.
Catalogue record: AH.0025