Oxford, Witney & District 1893 - England Sheet 236
This folded map which measures approximately 24" x 18" when unfolded is produced by Alan Godfrey and covers an area of about 18 miles by 12 miles. It shows railways, roads and canals, and gives a broad view of a wider area. It also includes an introduction and a more detailed map of a small town or village.
This Inch to the Mile map covers the area of Oxfordshire centred on Witney. Coverage extends from Burford eastward to Oxford itself, and from Charlbury southward to Appleton. The Oxford, Witney & Fairford railway runs through the map, and other features include Eynsham Park, Woodstock Great Park and Blenheim Palace, Wytham Park, the River Thames or Isis, Cokethorpe Park, Cornbury Park and Wychwood Forest, and the rivers Cherwell and Windrush. On the reverse we include an extract from Oxfordshire Sheet 26.12 covering the small village of Bladon, together with a directory.
It is not possible to list the many hamlets, farmsteads and other topographical features shown on these maps. However, you may find it useful if we list the towns and principal villages or church parishes that are included on this map:
Berkshire: Appleton, Bessels Leigh, Cumnor, North Hinksey, South Hinksey, Sunningwell, Wootton, Wytham.
Oxfordshire: Alvescot, Ascot under Wychwood, Asthall, Bampton, Begbroke, Black Bourton, Bladon, Bletchingdon, Brize Norton, Broadwell, Burford, Cassington, Charlbury, Church Hanborough, Clanfield, Combe, Ducklington, Eynsham, Fulbrook, Hampton Gay, Hampton Poyle, Islip, Kencot, Kidlington, Langford, Leafield, Marston, Minster Lovell, North Leigh, Northmoor, Oxford, Shilton, Shipton on Cherwell, Shipton under Wychwood, South Leigh, Standlake, Stanton Harcourt, Stonesfield, Swinbrook, Widford, Wilcote, Witney, Woodstock, Woolvercot, Yarnton, Yelford.
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