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Posters of Village events.
Programmes of village events
Maps of the village
The archive has a number of booklets about the Church and its history.
The commemorative service for the fallen in the great war and Dedication of Wayside Cross and Memorial Window.
1919 Dedication of the Wayside Cross and Memorial window
Series of 6 articles in The Hill: “The Story of Child Okeford Bells”
1969_The Hill_Bells article
The Parish Church of Childe Okeford
Service of Dedication, Royal British Legion Banner. 10th October 1976
Short History of St Nicholas Church
1996_Short History of St Nicholas Church
Church Vault; Extracts from ‘The Hill’.
Published originally in 2003
Revised and updated 2008
Short History of St Nicholas Church Mr C Giles
2008_Book 1 Short History Mr C Giles
Visitors Guide Mr C Giles
2008_Book 2 Visitor’s Guide Mr C Giles
Memorials Mr C Giles
2008_Book 3 Memorials Mr C Giles
Stained Glass windows Mr C Giles
2008_Book 4 Stained Glass Mr C Giles
Bishops Bible Mr C Giles
2008_Book 5 Bishops Bible Mr C Giles
In 2009 the Bishops Bible was stolen, David Pope has amended the original article to include new material. Sadly the bible has never been recovered.
The archive also has twelve orignal photographs of the bible
Book 5 Bishops Bible Addendum 2019 pdf
Church Music and Organ Mr C Giles
2008_Book 6 Music & Organ Mr C Giles
Church Bells Mr C Giles
2008_Book 7 Church Bells Mr C Giles
Why is Duncan Sandys MP and son in law to Sir Winston Churchill buried in our church yard. David Pope set out to find more and you can read why here.
The original roll of honour for the 1914-1918 war.
The Roll of honour for the first world war and all conflicts since.
Rededication of the Bells Service
Photographs of Church Teapot
Page updated 18/11/2020
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