History Goes On

Blood in the Orchard at Hougoumont with Professor Tony Pollard

Professor Tony Pollard | @ProfTonyPollard



Professor Tony Pollard's investigation of Hougoumont continues in our latest lecture. In this episode, Tony combines the archaeological evidence and historical accounts to explain the bloody battle that took place in the gardens of Hougoumont. For more information about Waterloo Uncovered and to watch more of our Lockdown Lectures, please visit https://www.waterloouncovered.com.


Tony Pollard is a Professor of Conflict History and Archaeology, and the Director of the Centre for Battlefield Archaeology, at the University of Glasgow. He is also an Archaeological Director with Waterloo Uncovered, the charity that combines world-class archaeology with veteran support and recovery.

How to access the episode:

Click here: https://youtu.be/gfx-FtNmAEQ