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The Lydiard Archives - Jubilee
Category: Projects Published on: 27th May 2022

To celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's Platinum Jubilee, we have put together a collection of photographs, recollections, audio...

The Lydiard Archives - Castles and Mansions Collection
Category: Projects Published on: 4th April 2022

Over the centuries the St.John family married into families across the United Kingdom and Ireland, creating a fascinating...

The Lydiard Archives – Love Tokens and Keepsakes Collection
Category: Projects Published on: 11th February 2022

Our latest collection celebrates the theme of love with a group of exquisite St.John family miniatures drawn from Lydiard...

The Lydiard Archives – Yuletide Collection
Category: Projects Published on: 3rd December 2021

Throughout the centuries, Lydiard House and Park has celebrated the Yuletide season in its own unique way, and left a...

The Lydiard Archives – The World War I Collection
Category: Projects Published on: 4th November 2021

We are commemorating Remembrance Sunday this month with a focus on the World War I Collection in the Lydiard...

The Lydiard Archives – Featured Collections
Category: Projects Published on: 20th September 2021

The Lydiard Archives has launched with three fascinating featured collections: World War 1 -...

Webinar Recordings
Category: Projects Published on: 21st January 2021

If you missed some of our webinar talks the  first time around, you can now catch up by watching recordings of our...

The 100 Wills Project
Category: Projects Published on: 31st December 2020

In January 2021 The Friends of Lydiard Park are launching a new project to uncover and explore the wills of one hundred...

Grave survey & Lydiard Tregoze family history project
Category: Projects Published on: 10th December 2020

With interest in genealogy and local history increasingly popular, the Friends of Lydiard Park have embarked on a digital...

Follow the Lydiard Park Trail
Category: Projects Published on: 16th October 2020

Put on your family detective hats and follow our brand new cartoon trail to explore Lydiard Park. You’ll discover some...