Lecture: Apsley Cherry-Garrard - Hertfordshire's Antarctic Explorer
May 11, 2021 7:45 PM - 8:45 PM at Zoom
Speaker: Chris Bennett.
A look at the writings of Apsley Cherry-Garrard of Lamer, Wheathampstead, who accompanied Captain Scott on his ill-fated expedition to the South Pole, 1910 – 1913.
Chris Bennett has been County Archivist at Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies (HALS) since 2013 and was previously Borough Archivist for the London Borough of Croydon. He was born in Nottingham and now lives in London. Among his many interests are the heroic age of Polar Exploration and this talk is relevant to HALS as the Lamer estate papers are held there.
Please register for this event via our Eventbrite page. It is free for members of the Society; £5 per person for non-members.