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Olney Park Farm, Buckinghamshire

Historical Description

Olney Park Farm, formerly an extra-parochial tract, now a parish, in the Newport Pagnell union, Buckinghamshire. It is a royal property belonging to the Duchy of Lancaster, and it derives its name from the park formed in 1374 by Ralph, third Baron Bassett of Sapcote, Leicester. Area, 206 acres; population, 10. For ecclesiastical purposes it is annexed to the parish of OIney.

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

Land and Property

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


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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