The nineteenth century copyist remarks that the above was copyed sic from an old book in the handwriting of john lord, rector of drayton parslow. See why it was listed, view it on a map, see visitor comments and photos and share your own comments and photos of this building. Captain parslow s confession follow jack greenaway, lawyers apprentice and poacher, from lincoln to waterloo and beyond, as he experiences the life and loves of a soldier in wellingtons army, in war and in peace. As a strong ridge of high pressure builds in from the northwest into early next week, the. Ideal for a weekend away in a quaint village, the hotel has easy access to milton keynes, aylesbury, leighton buzzard, and even london via highway m1 the only public house and restaurant in drayton parslow, the three. In the 11th century the toponym was draintone or draitone. Because of its proximity to milton keynes many of the residents work there and some commute to london daily. He published several books, the first one being a history of the propagation and improvement of vegetables in 1660. Archdeacon sharrock, son of robert sharrock, rector of drayton parslow from 1639 to 1642, was baptized here in 1630. The history and antiquities of the town of buckingham 1755 0 buckinghamshire, england, church of england parish records from aston abbots, edgcott and drayton parslow, 15591837. The dpvn is in discussion with the family of isobel smithcresswell about a possible reprint of the excellent book something going on in drayton. The three horseshoes 10 main rd drayton parslow milton keynes buckinghamshire mk17 0js tel. Drayton parslow had a bell foundry from 1635 to 1754.
Drayton parslow had a bellfoundry from 1635 to 1754. Key dates in drayton parslows history drayton parslow. He was grandson of john shepperd baker of london, and of ann lord of drayton parslow. Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from july 1837 to the present day. Drayton parslow post office due to the coronavirus pandemic, branch opening times can change at short notice. Buckinghamshire family history society ongenealogy.
Thus, i was the only officer able to relate the whole story. Generally around 120 acres, though the area varied depending on the quality of the land. The drayton parslow buckinghamshire parish record, the original source document for his baptism also lists. The village name is old english in origin, and means paddas fortress. The hostel was situated opposite love row, where the hostel was is now known as prospect place. In later years, the top end of the village became known as hog end and later, church end. The old rectory is a grade ii listed building in drayton parslow, buckinghamshire, england.
Parishes adjacent to drayton parslow stoke hammond soulbury mursley stewkley newton longville historical descriptions leonards gazetteer of england and wales 1850 drayton parslow. Drayton parslow is a village and civil parish in the aylesbury vale district of buckinghamshire, england, about. Buckinghamshireshire 119 history pdf books flat caps and. Ditton dorney dorton drayton beauchamp drayton parslow dunton easington east burnham east claydon edgcott edlesborough ellesborough. Drayton parslow, baptisms, marriages and burials 15591837 190 pages. Drayton parslow had been severely wounded, and was now in an army hospital. A detailed history of the countys hundreds, parishes and religious. I am looking for ancestorsdescendants of captain john shepperd, born 32 wellington street, london middlesex, england on 11 jan 1820, believed to have emigrated to usa. My parents, arthur and olga england, ran the hostel at drayton parslow back in the 1960s for the london brick company. Drayton parslow, a parish in winslow district, bucks. Towns and villages around leighton buzzard drayton parslow.
The only public house and restaurant in drayton parslow, the three horseshoes offers competitive rates, generous meals, and rooms with oak beamed ceilings. Dine with us food the three horseshoes, bed and breakfast in milton keynes. About us find us main road drayton parslow milton keynes. The manor of padbury was exchanged, around the time of the norman conquest, for the manor of iver between robert doyley and robert clarenbold of the marsh the village had the distinction in domesday as being one of the few. In 1726 edward hall took over, and continued the business until 1754.
Until the 1800s, most residents worked in agriculture. Drayton parslow is a village and civil parish in the aylesbury vale district of buckinghamshire, england, about 3. These later bells were cast by chandlers of drayton parslow and the whitechapel foundry. The three horseshoes 10 main rd drayton parslow milton keynes buckinghamshire mk17 0js email 01296 720296.
Drayton parslow is located within the vale of aylesbury in buckinghamshire. Judging from the number of patients stated in this book to have been returned to their homes in a state of sound mind, the method of treatment is worthy of consideration. Mursley to drayton parslow buckinghamshire, england alltrails. Compare enterprise car rental deals, backed by our price match guarantee. Nicholas passelewe sheriff of buckinghamshire died with all his tenants save one man in mursley. Lord brownlow lived at belton house, a place i knew well as it was in the grounds of belton house that i had been caught poaching. Wycombe, chipping wycombe, or high wycombe, a market town, a parish, and township, bucks, on river wye, 15 miles nw. The 2011 census recorded the parishs population as 614 toponym. Drayton parslow is an ancient parish in the county of buckinghamshire.
Worked flints excavated from the highest ground in drayton parslow suggest that there may have been prehistoric activity in the area. The recorded population for drayton parslow in the nineteenth and the greater part of the twentieth century does not exceed five hundred. The three horseshoes located 12 km from milton keynes museum, the three horseshoes offers 9 ensuite rooms. Compare budget car rental deals, backed by our price match guarantee. Today the population of drayton parslow has risen to about 400 and it is still growing.
Their site lists every parish in buckinghamshire and includes some or all of the following for each parish. The dpvn is in discussion with the family of isobel cresswellsmith about a possible reprint of the excellent book something going on in drayton. It was started by richard i chandler and run by members of his family for the next 91 years. Facilities more information edit this church church of england diocese of oxford drayton parslow. Shepperd, captain john from london, england by roland lawrence july 20, 2007 at 02. One ralph passelewa was noted in records of bury st. His marriage to elizabeth caves on aug 3, 1772 and his occupation miller his death in drayton england in 1811. The book was first published in 1991 and contains a fascinating collection of historic photographs and descriptions of life in the village. We are a village church, wanting to tell all our residents, and everyone else who comes, how jesus loves them. Drayton parslow milton keynes buckinghamshire mk17 0js tel. The village, with its 600 inhabitants is situated approximately ten miles from aylesbury, milton keynes and.
Looking for enterprise car rentals in drayton parslow. The ringers gallery was also installed in the tower in the seventeenth century by the rector richard duckworth who was a famous and skilled bellringer and was installed rector on 30th march 1680, he also wrote tintannologia, the first ever book on the art. Set in the midst of beautiful countryside, this village pub with excellent restaurant and popular bar is just off highway b4032 between winslow and leighton buzzard. Abbey smith bridge club, drayton parslow, buckinghamshire. The buckinghamshire family history society is a family history society in england. The three horseshoes, drayton parslow updated 2020 prices. This is derived from old english and means farm where sledges are used. The manor of the village of drayton parslow in buckinghamshire is recorded in the domesday book as being held by the said radulfus passaqua.
Book online the three horseshoes, bed and breakfast in. Radulf passaqua held land in draintone th 1232 william of gaddesden presented as first rector 14th 2 first record of passelewe linked with drayton in the name of the village 37 black death. The settlement is recorded in the domesday book 1086 which indicates a population of 16 persons. The atmosphere inside the shoes is always warm and welcoming, especially during. Guide to drayton parslow, buckinghamshire family history and genealogy. They have many resources for members and accept research requests for a fee. Drayton parslow, buckinghamshire genealogy genealogy. We apologise for the inconvenience caused by unplanned closures. A ploughland terra carucis or carucata was the area that could be ploughed by eight oxen in a year. Drayton parslow history book reprint transport for buckinghamshire conference invitation 2607 correspondence from greenacre hall committee statutory consultation presubmission phase for the stewkley neighbourhood plan keeping it local. In the domesday book of 1086 the village was recorded as pateberie. Arable land was recorded in different units, including. Drayton parslow, buckinghamshire family history guide. The site provo index does not have drayton full information.507 1489 1032 630 1243 1176 1444 1253 4 72 247 625 1553 1038 837 271 875 252 751 1171 860 866 1021 1242 225 528 1277 849 207 1416 436 892 8 616 1164 1050 283 1264 1081 607 192 1205