Deddington - at one time Daedintun - means ‘the place of the people of Daeda’ - an early Saxon Lord.

We hope you enjoy the very large amount of history in the form of articles, books & general information recorded on this site. If you cannot find what you want via the topic headings below. I suggest you use the 'search' tab at top of this page or search the contents of our Parish Archive via its REGISTER (not available on mobiles) or, lastly, email myself.

Rob Forsyth

New articles

  • Joseph Wilkins - Images of newly discovered paintings of the interior of Deddington Church prior to its Victorian restoration which included some significant changes to the interior.
  • John Bowler - Daily Telegraph Obituary 6 May 2023. In 1952 as a second lieutenant National Serviceman serving with the 1st Battalion Welch Regiment in Korea he was awarded an immediate Military Cross for outstanding bravery.
  • Castle House - new addition of a link to an article in a 1908 edition of Country Life magazine
  • Major Lloyd - some new information about this former resident of Deddington


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