Oxfordshire Work in progress

Oxfordshire XXI - Chipping Norton and Environs

  • Work began in January 2019 on a volume which will cover the market town of Chipping Norton and half a dozen neighbouring places. Research is beginning with Hook Norton, a draft history of which will be made available on this website early in 2020....

Oxfordshire XX - The South Oxfordshire Chilterns

  • This volume (on which work began in autumn 2015) will cover the twelve South Chiltern parishes not yet published by the VCH. Together they occupy a loop in the River Thames, from Crowmarsh Gifford and Newnham Murren on the west through to...
  • Draft texts by Stephen Mileson. These texts await editing and will be revised before publication. Please submit any comments or corrections to the author (stephen.mileson@history.ox.ac.uk) or county editor (simon.townley@history.ox.ac.uk).
  • Draft texts by Mark Page. These will be revised before publication. Please submit any comments or corrections to the county editor: simon.townley@history.ox.ac.uk.
  • Draft texts by Stephen Mileson. These will be revised before publication. Please submit any comments or corrections to the county editor: simon.townley@history.ox.ac.uk.
  • Revised draft texts by Simon Draper (July 2019). All texts will be further revised before publication. Please submit any comments or corrections to the county editor: simon.townley@history.ox.ac.uk.
  • Draft texts by Stephen Mileson. These will be revised before publication. Please submit any comments or corrections to the county editor: simon.townley@history.ox.ac.uk.
  • Draft texts by Mark Page. These will be revised before publication. Please submit any comments or corrections to the county editor: simon.townley@history.ox.ac.uk.
  • Draft texts by Mark Page. These will be revised before publication. Please submit any comments or corrections to the county editor: simon.townley@history.ox.ac.uk.
  • Draft texts by Stephen Mileson. These will be revised before publication. Please submit any comments or corrections to the county editor: simon.townley@history.ox.ac.uk.
  • Draft texts by Simon Draper. These will be revised before publication. Please submit any comments or corrections to the author (simon.draper@history.ox.ac.uk) or County Editor (simon.townley@history.ox.ac.uk).

Oxfordshire XIX - Wychwood Forest and Environs

  • This volume (peer-reviewed in 2018) is now in production, and is scheduled for publication late in 2019. Draft texts formerly available on this website are now superseded, and have been removed.  The volume introduction, which gives an overview...
  • Volume introduction by Simon Draper and Simon Townley. Full book-publication in 2019 will include additional maps and illustrations.

Oxfordshire XVIII - Benson, Ewelme, and the Chilterns (Ewelme Hundred)

Benson; Berrick Salome; Brightwell Baldwin; Chalgrove; Cuxham; Easington; Ewelme; Great Haseley; Nettlebed; Newington; Nuffield; Swyncombe; Warborough; Warpsgrove.

  • This volume was published in July 2016 and is now available both online and to buy. Ewelme Hundred comprised 14 ancient parishes in the south-east of the county. Together they occupied a varied landscape which extended from the clay vale around...