See the left hand column (or below on mobile devices) for articles on local people born in this period.

You can also use the SEARCH box on the left under the index or click on any of the photos below.  Please do contact us if you have corrections or additions to the information.




Henrietta Busk by Percy Bigland for Bedford College now part of the Royal Holloway University collection

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Horace Freeman being presented with a refereeing certificate in 1972 (PHO2883)

Honour 7

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Plan Your Visit

49 High Street
Old Amersham

01494 723700

In 2018, the museum is open from 10th February, every Wednesday to Sunday (and Bank Holiday Mondays) from 12 noon to 4.30pm.
We are open throughout the week for groups, schools, workshops and special events.

£3 Adults | Children are free

“Enjoyed our visit to this wonderful interactive museum where you are positively encouraged to touch things!”

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