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The Almshouses The Almshouses, near the Church and opposite the ruins of Campden House, were endowed by Sir Baptist Hicks. …the crowning achievement of the domestic Cotswold style… The Almshouses...
The Campden Wonder
Three hundred and fifty years ago Campden was horrified when a well-known local man did not come home one evening and his bloodstained neck cloth was found next morning near...
Silver [not hallmarked] fob chain with circular medallion attached. Engraved and enamelled badge of Gloucestershire Football Association on one side. Engraved on reverse: North Minor Cup Winners 1931-1932 – Campden Town F.C. – H.Hart
(Elizabeth) Mary Dee was the daughter of a well-known local farming family, born in 1880 to Henry and Martha Dee, of Longlands Farm, Mickleton. She had nine brothers and sisters,...
1644 – Cancellation of Dover’s Games! A year before the burning of old Campden House, in early June, King Charles and his army were in Moreton, then they set off...
Maypole dancing is a very old country custom that is still performed in Campden. At the Whit Week Floral Parade in 1897 the cart carrying the Campden maypole dancers followed...
May Day Many towns and villages – and countries – have their special May Day celebrations. Chipping Campden celebrates the coming of Spring and blossomtime with maypole and Morris dancing...
Harrowby estate, Norton
Letter from Michael Bosson (Harrowby MSS Trust) to Allan Warmington in response to a letter (not here). References to agent Thomas Jones, 1852 and correspondence with Griffiths at that time, field name changes, Mickleton parish and Charles Aston. From Allan Warmington’s effects.
The Fields in the Valley
Covers 689AD – 1799. Includes old hamlets,medieval fields and wool.
Replica silver seal made by Harts of Campden and commissioned from them by the Worshipful Company of Founders. It was presented to CADHAS in 2013. The original was owned by Richard Weoley, a Campden man, who held the position of Master of the Company in 1631 and 1640 [see also book giving biographical and genealogical ...
Lists of Graves
Early burials The churchyard of St. James’ Church has been in use throughout the centuries. Early burials were normally unmarked and, in accordance with custom, bones were eventually removed to...
1. Cutting from Evesham Journal showing a new seat presented by the Campden Society. Nigel Townshend (Society Chairman), Denis Stokes (District Councillor), Alma Davenport (Warden Badgers field), Nelson Chapman (Director of Housing, Cotswold District Council), Joan Atkins (Society Treasurer), 14th June 1984. 2. 2 articles mentioning Montrose garden in the Arthritis Research Council’s Mid-West News. Spring ...
Map of Broad Campden, hand drawn copy from 1818 map
Map of Broad Campden, Apparently a copy of part of the 1818 map of the Gainsborough estate. Hand drawn, showing field names.
Map of Broad Campden, hand drawn.
Map of Broad Campden, Hand Drawn, original, 25 inch to 1 mile. The Right Hon. Lord Northwick “1839” map. Based on the O.S. map of 1923. Field names inserted from an earlier map, c. 1853. Houses up to 1970 added.
Open field farming
Notes about open field farming by Jill Wilson * Crimscote strips * Open field Farming – Oosthuizen * Open field farming glossary * Ridge and furrow sources
German Field Gun: background papers
Background papers to the story of the German Field Gun in 1919: *5 extracts from Craig Fees’ thesis on Mumming in a North Cotswold Town. *photo of field gun in cartwash * photo of Mayor George Ebborn with macebearers H G Ellis and X Pitcher *images of receipts for moving the gun…see *images of the newspaper account of the two ...
Silver [not hallmarked] fob chain with 3 hallmarked silver medallions attached. 1) Engraved and enamelled badge of Gloucestershire Football Association on one side. Engraved on reverse: North Minor Cup Winners 1931-1932 – Campden Town F.C. – R. Merriman 2) Engraved on rim on one side Campden F.C. and on central shield with B.H.C.C. Winners 1931 3)Lozenge shape, decorative ...
Football Cup: Winners 1931-2
EPNS presentation cup on black bakelite [?] stand, enamelled circular badge on side depicting blue and yellow shield and words Cheltenham League Hospital Cup. Presented to Campden Town Football Club. Date unknown – possibly 1931-1932. Size: approx 5″/13cm including stand.
Frankie's Good News Sheet
Four editions of the newspaper published privately by Frank J. Owens of Chipping Campden in 2012. Contents largely concerned with opposition to planning applications [including Badger’s Field] and other contentious issues. One edition dated March, one April (ish) 2012, one June 2012, the other undated.
'Annalia Dubrensia' (1636) and other Poems
Contains notes on the poems and bibliographical information on the poets who wrote these works in praise of Robert Dover and his Olimpick Games. Published 2004. ISBN: 0950748730
Dorothy Stanley: order of service and obituary 2011
Dorothy Mary Stanley (1914-2011) Requiem Mass, 5 February 2011, St Catharine’s Church service details. Tribute in Campden Bulletin (digitised)
1989 Robert Dover's Games and Scuttlebrook Wake
Programme for 1 June and 2 June 1989.
Deeds for Parsons Close
Original house particulars for Canons Mead, previously Parsons Close, formerly Little Close, Station Road Chipping Campden. Prievous owners include Miss Hawker, Mrs. Campangnac. See also JJ Warmington Plans and photos in Houses, Search Aids.
1988 Robert Dover's Games and Scuttlebrook Wake
Programme 3 and 4 June 1988
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