Dr Eveline Cruickshanks

Seventeenth- and eighteenth-century political history

Research and publications

Eveline Cruickshanks worked on the History of Parliament, The House of Commons from 1660-1754 and edited most of the 1690-1715 volumes published in 2002.
She published The Glorious Revolution in 2000. Toryism and Jacobitism in the late seventeenth and eighteenth century is her special interest and she has edited several volumes of essays on the subject. The Atterbury Plot written with Professor Howard Erskine-Hill published in 2004 is the first full scale study of this subject. She is currently preparing a revised edition of Political Untouchables; The Tories and the ‘45 (Duckworth 1979).

She is Chairman of the Jacobite Studies Trust, a registered Charity, whose first conference was held at the British Academy on 11-12 July 2007.