Oxfordshire Past 2017 will be held on Saturday 17th June at the Barns Centre, Church Road, Thame, from 10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. This enjoyable annual event in the Oxfordshire calendar is for all those interested in history, buildings and archaeology. Stalls and exhibits will be open throughout the day. The programme appears below.
There is some parking at the Centre, and a public car park at Cattlemarket, North Street, 9 minutes' walk from the Centre. The Arriva 280 Bus from Oxford to Aylesbury runs every 20 minutes, and the Thame Museum stop is close to Church Road.
Attendance at Oxfordshire Past costs £7 and must be paid in advance. This includes tea/coffee but not lunch. The town centre is 5 minutes walk away.
|10.00||Welcome||Chris Day, OAHS|
|10.05||Recent Archaeological Work in Oxford City||David Radford|
|10.35||Thame Wall Paintings Project||Lindsey Weimers|
|10.55||A Villa near Banbury||Keith Westcott|
|11.35||Reflections on County Archaeology in 2016||Susan Lisk|
|12.05||Oxfordshire Historic Landscapes Characterisation||Abi Tompkins|
|12.30||Lunch break and OAHS AGM|
|13.45||Current VCH Projects: an Update||Simon Townley, VCH|
|14.15||Thame Remembers||David Bretherton|
|15.00||Mapping Manning||Mike Heaney|
|15.25||Building Recording in Oxfordshire 2016/17||David Clark, OBR|
|15.55||Closing address||Thame Museum Archaeology Group|
|16.00||Close of Oxfordshire Past 2017. The Thame Museum will be open until 17.00.|
||Barns Centre, Thame|
||Cattlemarket Car Park|
To book, send a cheque for £7 payable to Oxfordshire Architectural and Historical
Society to Jill Hind, 99 Wellington Street, Thame OX9 3BW.
If paying by post, please assume receipt as no
acknowledgement will be sent.
Please note: Pressing the button will take you to the OAHS booking page. This may be used both
by members and by non-members to book Oxfordshire Past.