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Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire

Historical Description

Iver Heath, an ecclesiastical parish formed in .1862, in Iver parish. Bucks, 2½ miles WSW from Uxbridge town and railway station. It has a post office under Uxbridge; money order and telegraph office, Iver. Population, 742. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Oxford; net value, £120 with residence. The church was built in 1862 at a cost of £2400, and is in the Decorated English style.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Church Records

The parish register dates from the year 1862.


Churches

Church of England

St. Margaret (parish church)

The parish church of St. Margaret is a structure of brick, faced with flint, in the Early Decorated style, and consists of chancel and nave, with a low embattled tower on the south side containing a clock and 2 bells: there are ten stained windows: the chancel floor has been relaid, and a new table and marble steps provided at the cost of Mrs. Summers and her sister, Miss Whip, choir stalls at the cost of Mrs. Drury Lavin and an organ presented by Mrs. Edward Tompson. The church affords 300 sittings.


Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Buckinghamshire is available to browse.


Maps

Online maps of Iver Heath are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Buckinghamshire papers online:


Visitations Heraldic

A full transcript of the Visitation of Buckinghamshire, 1634 is online

DistrictSouth Bucks
CountyBuckinghamshire
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Postal districtSL0
Post TownIver