Dr Robin Eagles

Current Research

Senior Research Fellow Lords 1660-1832

History of Parliament Research

I worked on the House of Lords 1660-1715 volumes, contributing articles on members of the Whig Junto, on a number of courtiers and diplomats, and on peers with interests in the ‘heart of England’. I am now engaged with preparatory work for the next phase of the project, which will cover the period 1715-1790.

Research and Publications

My own research interests span the period 1688-1788 with a particular emphasis on studies relating to the experience of the aristocracy in the 1688 Revolution, the development of opposition politics centred on L