An account of the way in which the Civil Wars of the 17th century affected Malpas and the surrounding area.
This book describes key events such as:
Also included is the story of Richard Alport of Overton Hall, his imprisonment as a debtor in London's Fleet prison, his marriage to Susan Verney from Buckinghamshire and their eventual return to a plundered and ruined Overton Hall.
The final section recounts some of the sufferings experienced by the local populace, as side effects of the war.
PUBLISHED 1992 by David Hayns – PRICE: £2.00