Hunsdon and Widford

a local history.
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Hunsdon Local History Society , [Hunsdon, Hertfordshire]
Hunsdon (Hertfordshire, England) -- History., Widford (Hertfordshire, England) -- His


Hunsdon (Hertfordshire, England), Widford (Hertfordshire, Eng

ContributionsHunsdon Local History Society.
LC ClassificationsDA690.H9195 H86 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 60 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4170506M
ISBN 100950663301
LC Control Number80153338

Hunsdon and Widford are Hertfordshire villages about half way between Ware and Sawbridgeworth The cover (illustrated) shows a portrait of Edward VI, with Hunsdon Church and Hunsdon House in.

The Society has published three books. Hunsdon and Widford, a local history, The Royal Air Force at Hunsdon by Fred Hitchin (now sold out) and Hunsdon Heritage by Gladys Palmer.

Our membership is a snip at £ per annum, or £ per talk if you prefer to contribute that way. Our talks are always held at the Village Hall at pm. on a Size: 5MB. Hunsdon and Widford churches are blessed with a peel of good bells. Unfortunately, both villages have very few people able to Hunsdon and Widford book.

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When you hear the local bells ringing, most of the ringers come from elsewhere. In order the skills are not lost in our villages, it would be good to develop a team of ringers from Hunsdon and Widford.

The pages for Hunsdon inand the book Hunsdon & Widford have had been reformated. In carrying out these changes I discovered that Hunsdon House employed a resident "engine driver" as a domestic servant in What was he doing.

Had the house installed electricity and required an engineer to run it. Any ideas. Hunsdon is mentioned in the Domesday Book. In it had acres under the plough, also a mill and a resident priest, which was unusual in those days.

It is almost certain that there was a wooden church where the present building now stands, a mile from the centre of the village. Hunsdon Village Hall uses personal data for the purposes of managing the hall, its bookings and finances, running and marketing events at the hall, staff employment and for fundraising activities.

Data may be retained for up to 7 years for accounts purposes and longer if required by the hall's insurers. Widford Church is part of a wider group of churches including St Dunstan, Hunsdon and Holy Trinity, Wareside.

We would be delighted to welcome you to worship with us on Sundays. Our services are fairly traditional in style, but the message is relevant to contemporary society. Widford is a village and civil parish between Hunsdon and Widford book and Much Hadham in the East Hertfordshire district of Hertfordshire in England.

It covers an area of approximately 1, acres and contains houses. The River Ash flows through the north of the parish. Widford. Widford, always associated with Charles Lamb, is two miles N.

of Hunsdon, a small place on high ground overlooking the valley of the River Ash. Blakesware, where Lamb spent so much of his childhood with Mary Field, his grandmother, is the other side of the river and railway, but the house that Lamb knew was demolished during his lifetime.

Danes in AD. By the time of the Domesday Book the land was held by the Bishop of London. The first record of a church in the village is in the early 12th c, enturywest of the village centre.

In the Manor of Widford was gifted to the Cluniac Priory of Bermondsey who held it until the dissolution of the monasteries by Henry VIII. Hunsdon House - One of the most important medieval houses in Hertfordshire A few years ago, an attempt to find traces of Richard III’s family in Hertfordshire led me to Hunsdon.

This is a small village in the south-east of Hertfordshire, near the border to Essex. The former manor house, Hunsdon House, is situated to.

Entries in the Minutes Book range from a £5 donation to the nursing fund (“as long as a clause is put in the rules that the nurse does not attend any contagious cases”), 10 shillings for urgent dental treatment and help for “two poor boys” to attend school.

This 4 bed freehold detached house is located at Martlets, Hunsdon Road, Widford, Ware SG12 8SE and has an estimated current value of £1, Hunsdon Road has 34 properties on it with an average current value of £, compared to an average property value of £, for SG IN a little book titled My Native Village was published by Heffer & Sons in Cambridge.

It was written by Edith Buckmaster as a celebration in poetry of her life in Widford. She was born Edith Augusta Lewin around in the house now known as Ashbourne Manor, and married Stanley Owen Buckmaster in.

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Visit the Google Analytics website for more information about the cookies they use. This 2 bed freehold bungalow is located at 31 Widford Road, Hunsdon, Ware SG12 8NN and has an estimated current value of £, Widford Road, SG12 has 51 properties on it with a current average value of £, compared to an average property value of £, for SGThere have been 2 property sales on Widford Road over the last 5 years with an average sold house price of £, 7 bedroom house for sale in Hunsdon Road, Widford, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG12 United Kingdom Guide price £1, Financing options.

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My studio is nestled in the beautiful country- side, on the border of Hertfordshire and Essex, less than an hour north of London. The village of Widford itself has a church, a village hall, cricket club and the popular Widford Primary School. Ware is situated only miles away while Bishop's Stortford is 10 miles away, both offer a selection of daily amenities including supermarkets, restaurants and boutique shops.

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TL WIDFORD HUNSDON ROAD (east side) Widford village 6/11 The House of Orange (formerly White House - Farmhouse). Hunsdon was registered in the Domesday Book (). The village centre is dominated by what is today the Village Hall.

This had previously been the village school before the more modern one was built further up Widford Road. This building was originally believed to be a house called. Hunsdon Catering – Tel: Unit 1, Little Samuels Farm, Widford Road, Hunsdon, Herts, SG12 8NN 3 of 5 Buffet 3 Freshly Prepared Sandwiches on White and Granary Bread, garnished with fresh leaves Egg Mayonnaise with Cress, Brie and Grape(v), Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese, Chicken and Bacon.

Hunsdon is listed in the Domesday Book ofbut nothing remains of that time. Around the village in historical buildings. The village centre is dominated by what is today the Village Hall.

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This had previously been the village school before the more modern one was built further up Widford Road. The Fox & Hounds Restaurant and Pub, Hunsdon: See unbiased reviews of The Fox & Hounds Restaurant and Pub, rated 4 of 5 on Tripadvisor.4/ TripAdvisor reviews.

The fire is in Widford, which is close to Hunsdon and Babb's Green and lies between Harlow and Ware. Aerial views show the extent of the fire. The Hunsdon Post Office, which is located in Hunsdon Stores in the centre of the village, has not been operating for nearly a month after the problem meant that none of the Post Office functions.

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The Domesday Book tells us there was a priest in Hunsdon in Inthe time of William II or Henry I, Roger de Mowbray gave the Church to the Prior and convent of Merton. It is known that there was a Church here in because it is mentioned in the taxation of Pope Nicholas.

Hunsdon Village Hall, 45 High Street, Hunsdon, Herts SG12 8NJ Mondays. pm. pm. Widford Village Hall, Bell Lane Widford, Herts SG12 8SH New clients can book a complimentary class. Call Anne on or email: [email protected] Farm House on East of Junction with Hunsdon Road is a Grade II listed building in Widford, Hertfordshire, England.

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