Parish Archives

In November 2003 the parish records were sorted and sifted, as they could not all be accommodated in the Village Hall storage area.

  1. The following folders have been deposited in the Oxfordshire Records Office, Oxford (tel. 01865 398200)
    Bags 1 and 2
    Correspondence from 1973-1996
    Bags 3 and 4
    Finances from 1963-2000
    Bag 5
    Footpaths/Rights of Way 1970, 1975, 1985, 1989
    Bag 6
    Upton News 1989-95
    A417 1969
    Transport 1950-60s
    Refuse Tip 1960s
    Lox Protest 1995
  2. The following items are stored in the Parish Records Box in the Village Hall:
    Minute Books from 1945-95, when they were discontinued.
    Village Hall
    Village Plans (2)
    Street Lighting
    Best Kept Village/Central Britain in Bloom competitions
    Disused railway line
    Footpath Stream Road
    Blewbury Environment Group – pollution
    Planning applications 1994-2001
    Accounts 2000-2001

24 November, 2003
Carol Hall (Parish Councillor)