Shirley Local History Group – Autumn 2017 Public History Talk #1
“Hill and Shirley – Newly Discovered Records of the Mediaeval Manor”
Speaker: Tom Olding (University of Winchester)
Tom gave a fascinating overview of the Mediaeval Rolls for the Manor of Hill & Shirley, which were recently donated to the Southampton Archives. The talk was attended by 40 people, who enjoyed Tom’s translation of the old Latin documents and the picture of mediaeval Shirley that they painted.