Datchet Parish Council & DVS

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Since its inauguration in 1995, Datchet Village Society has conducted walks and talks about the Conservation Area and its purpose. At the 2016 summer fete we also produced a detailed photographic display to promote wider understanding about Conservation Areas. Janet … Continued

See our latest exhibitions again

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Datchet Village Society had two very special exhibitions on display at the Party for the Queen on the Green in June and also at the Village Fete at Churchmead School in July 2016. Datchet’s Conservation Area For the fete, DVS … Continued

Is your house on the map?

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There are now maps from 1833, 1868, 1899, 1912, and the 1960s/70s on the historical maps section of the datchethistory.org.uk website. The 1868 map of Datchet which was given to the DVS recently and the complete 1833 enclosure map, the … Continued

Tree-Ring Dating

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A few years ago the Barker Bridge Trust (which owns the Royal Stag) learnt that the oldest parts of the pub were built around 1494, by having tree-ring dating carried out. Now at the DVS we’re hoping to discover when … Continued