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The diaries of Caroline Powys (1738-1817) are one of the most vibrant and entertaining sources for the social life of the gentry and aristocracy in

Image: Norman Avenue, developed by the Henley builder Charles Clements from c.1885.

BELL STREET is one of Henley's four main central streets, running southwards from Northfield End on the town's outskirts to the central crossroads

Henley's central streetsĀ originated probably in the late 12th century, when the planned town of Henley was laid out alongside the river within a pr

NORTHFIELD END is the name for the stretch of road which links the Fairmile (from Bix and Assendon) with the northern end of Bell Street, on the to