Rewley House

We hold regular lectures and events.

Lectures are usually held at Rewley House in Oxford from 5.30 - 6.30pm but the autumn lecture season will be broadcast via Zoom.

The excursions take us further afield to interesting places and may include special tours and talks, however all events and excursions are currently cancelled.

Zoom Online Lectures

Our autumn lecture series will take place online on Zoom as we cannot meet in person at the moment.

Online lectures are open to all OAHS members.

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Oxfordshire Past
Oxfordshire Past 2020 has been CANCELLED
Oxfordshire Past 2021 will be held at Banbury Museum in May or June, subject to any restrictions at that time, and will include the AGM if possible.

This enjoyable annual event in the Oxfordshire calendar is for anyone interested in history, buildings and archaeology. There are stalls and exhibitors throughout the day. Attendance at Oxfordshire Past must be booked in advance. The fee of £7 includes tea/coffee but not lunch.
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It includes excavation reports, surveys of buildings and standing structures, and articles on the history and topography of Oxford and Oxfordshire. The year's volume is generally published towards the end of the year.

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Cake and Cockhorse
Cake and Cockhorse Archive
Banbury Historical Society's Journal, Cake and Cockhorse, has been published continuously since 1959, since when there have been 193 issues, and more than 600 articles on the history of Banbury and the surrounding area. All issues have now been uploaded to their website. There is a search facility, almost a complete index and the contents have all been listed per volume so browsing is easy.

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The Archaeology of Oxford in the 21st Century
A major new contribution to the archaeology and history of Oxford, including introductory chapters by Tom Hassall and David Radford. To be published in late 2020.

This richly illustrated volume is based on excavations in central Oxford carried out by Oxford Archaeology and mainly focuses on the Middle Ages. It includes new evidence about the city’s inns, colleges, and craft workshops, as well as supplying remarkable insights into diet and everyday life in the Jewish quarter.

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