Place:


Twenty Acres  Oxfordshire

 

The location is where the name "Twenty Acres" appears on the 1887 OS 6 inch map ('England - Oxfordshire: 033', Ordnance Survey 1:10,560 - Epoch 1 (1887). URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/mapsheet.aspx?compid=55133&sheetid=6740&zm=2&x=322&y=305&ox=4489&oy=329 Date accessed: 23 January 2011). The 1881 census describes Twenty Acres as one of a set of areas "formerly extra-parochial, locally situated between the parishes of Wood Eaton, Elsfield, Stow Wood, and Islip".

Twenty Acres through time

Twenty Acres is now part of South Oxfordshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how South Oxfordshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Twenty Acres itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Twenty Acres in South Oxfordshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/22800

Date accessed: 24th May 2019


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