History

Welcome to our History pages. Here you can explore what makes Bishops Offley the place it is today. See the articles collected below, or simply follow these links for more information.

Bramble Cottage archive

Discover a fascinating set of records through the ages.

Bramble Cottage archive.
Below are the archives of deeds relating to Bramble Cottage in Bishops Offley. These provide a fascinating insight into the ownership and transfers that took place on this site during the past 150 years.

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General

Find anything historical that we couldn't classify under the other headings. 

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Buildings

See photos of buildings yesterday and today.

Bishops Offley has been around a long time! See some pictures of the way things were and are now - our magical images just need you to drift your mouse pointer over them to bring them bang up to date.

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Maps

Here you can figure out how the landscape has changed. One of the most exciting additions to our set of resources is the huge map of Bishops Offley, scanned by Nancy Harper as part of her research into the area.

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People

Here are photos of people who lived in Bishops Offley long ago. 

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