Hannah Armstrong is giving a lecture/seminar on Wanstead for the University of London School of Advanced Study / Institute of Historical Research on Thursday 22nd November at 6pm.
The title of her seminar will be 'Wanstead and Wealth from the East Indies', focussing on Josiah Child's ownership of the house and how his fortune from the East India Company funded the landscape improvements, which set the scene for the Eighteenth Century estate to flourish.
Hannah's seminar will be free to members of the public. There are no tickets - you just turn up on the day
The venue will be Room 3A/3B, Garden Halls, 1 Cartwright Gardens, King's Cross, London. WC1H 9EN.