• The Plough |

    The Plough Pub was the topic of a few enquiries at a recent event. The building is believed to date to 17th century with 19th century additions and a few... Continue reading

  • Chamberhouse Castle |

    We have been writing articles for The Local Buzz magazine for a little while. Here is a copy of one of the articles: Many historic buildings are hidden in plain... Continue reading

  • Tomlin Popup Exhibition |

    Thatcham Historical Society officially opened the Tomlin Popup exhibition tonight (8th October). A range of guests from the local community and organisations heard a short talk about the exhibition. The... Continue reading

  • Antiques and collectables |

    Stewart Hofgartner joined us tonight, 30th April 2018, to look at members antiques and collectables. Members were invited to bring items along for Stewart to not only value but tell... Continue reading

  • Local Heritage Roadshow |

    Fancy joining us and discovering many other local heritage groups. Then why not pop along to the "Local Heritage Roadshow" in April? West Berkshire Museum, Saturday 28 April 2018, 11am... Continue reading


Hello and welcome to the Thatcham Historical Society website. The society exists to promote an interest, not only in the local history of Thatcham and district, but also in historical matters in general. A regular series of talks by invited speakers takes place throughout the year. We have a wide...Read more


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