Ickworth and the Great War

In 2014, the Cuffley airship disc was stumbled upon at Ickworth, shedding an intriguing glimmer of light onto a forgotten part of our story. On 2 September 1916 the first recorded destruction of a German airship was over Cuffley in Hertfordshire. Souvenirs of the wreckage were made into mementoes: one made it's way into the Ickworth collection...

The dining room table set for the peace dinner

Ickworth and the Great War 

Discover the forgotten stories of Ickworth families during this tragic conflict.

Memorial to Thomas Crack

Ickworth and the Great War - Research Pamphlet

Image showing James Arnold Kitcatt on a horse by the old stable block

Estate Exhibition Guide