Northamptonshire Victoria County seeks two historians

The Northamptonshire Victoria County seeks two historians to research and write for its forthcoming volume on Towcester:

1. A historian of the medieval period to research and write medieval sections of c 9,000 words for a fee of £7,500. 
2. A historian of the early modern period (defined as c.1500 to c.1800) to research and write relevant sections of c 11,000 words for a fixed fee of £8,500.
Full particulars and accompanying documentation which can be downloaded at the URL below.

For informal enquiries on the scope of the work please contact Jess Farr-Cox  (

Applications should be submitted by email to David Harries, Secretary to the Trust (, attaching a CV, a one page covering letter and contact details for two academic referees.

Closing date for applications: 1 March 2019
Interview to be held in Northampton: March 2019

Published on: 
24 Jan 2019