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site chosen after extensive consultation with residents

Recreation Ground

Recreation Ground (28 Apr 1937)

‘The property provides a safe and convenient playground for the children and affords ample accommodation for Tennis, Hockey, Cricket and Football. In addition there are natural possibilities for an excellent bathing and swimming pool... The property, comprising seventeen acres, belongs to the trustees of the late Dr. Smallhorn who are willing to sell only as a whole. The price asked is £800.’

Purchase was funded by public (voluntary) subscription, plus a 5% grant from Oxfordshire Playing Fields Association. Read the report (opens in new window)

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