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Welcome to the home of Shrivenham's history.
Our collection houses all sorts of documents, maps, artefacts and photographs. It is continually growing and is now available online as well as to visitors to our centre in Shrivenham.

History

History

From neolithic times to the present ...more  

Local Government

Local Government

Documents from parish, local and district ...more  

Demography

Demography

The census, baptisms, marriages and ...more  

Built Environment

Built Environment

Buildings, roads, streets and ...more  

Agriculture

Agriculture

Farms, estates, footpaths and ...more  

Education

Education

Local schools, RMCS, Books and ...more  

Commerce

Commerce

Shops, public houses and ...more  

Transport

Transport

Horse, rail, canal, motor ...more  

Religion and Charities

Religion and Charities

C of E, Methodist,Catholic churches other churches and ...more  

Village Societies

Village Societies

Sports, social and community ...more  

Visit the centre

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Please note that the Heritage Centre will be open on Tues 1st Sept 10am by Appointment Only at the moment. Please call Neil 0797-034-6727 or Bjorn 01793-782748 or Email info@shrivenhamheritagesociety.co.uk. Covid 19 precautions will apply

 

The remarkable story of The Claridge Brothers has been updated by Bjorn Watson. To read it please go HERE

The Summary Report on the Barrington Family Vault by Margaret Andrews. To read please go HERE

The Video from inside the Barrington Family Vault by Margaret Andrews. To view the video please go HERE

 

 

 

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Events

Quarterly Meetings

Quarterly Meetings

With the precautions that have to be taken to control the Covid 19 virus, it is most unlikely that any Quarterly Presentations will take place this year. We are now planning for next year, when we hope to be able to start things up again by an AGM in April and a Presentation.

09 April 2020

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