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The Story of Heyford: Heyford Hills Fruit Farm

Heyford Hills Fruit Farm The magni´Čücent house at Heyford Hills was built originally for the owner of Heyford Ironworks. In the late 1800’s it was owned by John Hardy, a farmer. During the 1940’s it was occupied by Major Campbell. … Continue reading

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The Story of Heyford: Heyford’s Midwife

Mrs Anne Clarke was a midwife in Heyford for forty years. Born around 1846, Miss Bateman as she then was took a nurses training course at St Thomas’ Hospital in London. She was sent to Heyford to recover from housemaid’s … Continue reading

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