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A part of Roy Selwood's coloured map
A young'ish the late Mervyn Penny with the late Roy Selwood rear left
The late Mervyn Penny holding the map, the late Roy Selwood to his right, and Nick Day centre

Shrivenham Boundary Walk 1977 & Aerial Photo 1990

Coloured map with character made by Roy Selwood! The result of a walk around the boundary in 1977.  Can be viewed at the Heritage Centre with an OS Map, enlarged showing the route.

In this listing there is also map of Shrivenham copied by Roy Selwood, that describes it as from 1770. It shows Shrivenham and the surrounding district.

There are also 42 black & white photographs of a Boundary Walk. It is not certain of the date, but it's thought highly likely to be from the late 1970s early 1980s. If any reader can be more exact please contact us at

In this file there is also a large aerial photo of Shrivenhaam High Street circa 1990, courtesy of Diana Crockett..



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