Photographs of Great Wolford

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Fox & Hounds Darts Team, 1948/49,
by Butt of Bourton-on-the-Water
View of The Retreat from Home Field,
c1920s, by Butt of Bourton-on-the-Water
View of Shephards' Close and The Retreat,
c1910s, photographer unknown
The Green 1
The Green 2
The Green from the crossroads, c1920s,
a 'Butt' photograph; note the village pump!
The Green, looking towards the crossroads,
c1920s, photographer unknown
GW11
GW28
'Simon's Cottage', now 'Jasmine Cottage';
orginally 2 cottages; date & occupants unknown
Cottage on site of Ashfield House;
date and photographer unknown
GW10
GW26
Lower Farm Barn before conversion, Oct 1972;
from CR2825 in Warwickshire Records Office
'Fairview' photographed in October, 1972;
from CR2825 in Warwickshire Records Office
GW48
9337
Blacksmith's Shop, now the garage of 'The Retreat'; photographer and date unknown
The crossroads, looking north-west; c1930s
8198
Jennys 2
The church as approached from Nethercote, c1950s, prior to the churchyard eastern extension
John J Rainbow
Rectory Farm, 1864-1935
Four Shires Stone 2
GW37.2
The Four Shires Stone,
date unknown
Ploughing in the 1930s
GW4
GW6
Fire at Great Wolford, c.1918;
house (now "Road End") struck by lightning
Reputed to be the old Wool Market, dating to the Middle Ages, October 1972; now "Barn Cottage"
GW12
GW33
Manor Farm, Great Wolford, June 1918;
from an auction catalogue for the Batsford Estate
Hedge cutting for the Estate, "Fox & Hounds"
in the background; date and subjects unknown
GW20.01
GW36
Photograph by Lewis Lloyd in the Warwickshire Photographic Survey, 1934; Ref WK/B14/25
The Old Vicarage, now "Beaton House", date and photographer unknown; notice the croquet lawn!
GW23
GW25.2
Woodmans Cottage or Wolford Lodge;
date and photographer unknown, but pre-1920
"Rose Cottage" from the south,
before the building of "Hiatt's Orchard"
GW37.1
GW37.3
"Pulling" a hay rick in the 1930s
Harvesting in the 1930s
GW37.7
GW57
Slow bicycle race at
The Wolfords Jubilee Sports of 1935
The old bridge over the brook at
Red Mill, replaced during the 1980s
GW37.8
GW44.2
Binder/reaper in the 1930s
The Old School, photographed in 1997,
before conversion into a single cottage
GW20.1
GW21
Dovecote at Parsonage Farm; photograph by P W Foster, author of "Warwickshire Dovecotes", 1983
Nethercote Farm, Great Wolford, June 1918;
from an auction catalogue for the Batsford Estate