Quishions, Kewerings and a Poul Cat
"A View Of North Waltham From The Parish Records"

This article is a general view of life in North Waltham, written by Ann Lloyd, a long time resident of the village, who has made a considerable study of the local Parish Records. It gives a vivid account of rural life in the village throughout the centuries and most of what it has to say is equally applicable to the villages of Steventon, Ashe, Deane and many other villages in the area.

The article is divided into a number of chapters as listed below. Just click on the chapter you would like to read.
Setting the SceneEarliest Times
Population & People Law and Order
Work and LeisureSickness and Health
Houses and Other BuildingsPublic Buildings

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First Posted March 2000
Copyright Ann Lloyd 1998.
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