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

A letter paying part of a debt

The letter below was sent on 15 February 1922 to Mr Barber from Mr T. R. Latham, paying a part of an outstanding debt and enclosing two pounds. Can you read it? Click the picture for a much bigger image.


The Wheelwright and his family
This picture was taken at the old wheelwright's shop, between Bishops Offley and Walk Mill, at the bottom of The Rock. Date uncertain.

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James and Robert
This picture, supplied by Terence, shows a young child sitting aboard the plough pulled by James and Robert.

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