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Waterloo Association – (Napoleonic Wars)


• The Waterloo Association hold a weekend of lectures and seminars at Higham exploring the Napoleonic Wars
• Speakers are hugely knowledgable and respected
• A celebration banquet is held on the Saturday night
• Very popular, so early booking is recommended
• Some enthusiasts even have been known to lay out their model battles!

March 2021


Friday March 26, 2021 at 18:30 to Sunday March 28, 2021 at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

The Battle of Waterloo and the twenty years of conflict that preceded it holds a fascination to this day. The wars took place on land and sea and covered every continent in the world apart from Arctic and Antarctica. During this weekend different speakers will present new perspectives on the military developments and actions that contributed to the final defeat of Napoleon in 1815 (just over a decade before Higham was built) and the longest period of peace Europe had…

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