Project ID729
DescriptionThe 1688 Battle of Reading Julie McLaren (Wokingham U3A) plans to research the Battle of Reading, a skirmish between an advance guard of William of Orange's invading Dutch army and Irish forces stationed in Reading loyal to James II. This was one of the few violent clashes in England during the 'Glorious Revolution'.
TopicSocial history
War
TypeU3A-led research (not an SLP)
U3AWokingham U3A
Organization/partnerNone
Year started2017
Source of referenceCitizens 800 website, see below
OutputNone known
DocumentNone
NotesThis is one of number of SLPs linked to the Citizens project at Royal Holloway College - see file card 547 for details
See  www.citizens800.org/U3A  for more information