Churchill & Sarsden Heritage Centre

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Churchill & Sarsden Heritage Centre is a heritage centre in the Cotswolds village of Churchill, Oxfordshire, England.[1][2]

Overview[edit]

The Heritage Centre is housed in the remains of the chancel of a medieval church, the village having been destroyed by fire in 1684.[3] The centre presents the history of the village from 1600 onwards, using touchscreen technology and digital displays.[2] Churchill was the birthplace of the first Governor General of India, Warren Hastings (1732–1818), and the early geologist William Smith (1769–1839).[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Churchill & Sarsden Heritage Centre". UK: Oxfordshire Museums Council. Retrieved 3 August 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "Churchill & Sarsden Heritage Centre". UK: Oxfordshire County Council. Retrieved 3 August 2017. 
  3. ^ "Churchill & Sarsden Heritage Centre". www.churchillsarsden.com. Churchill and Sarsden. Retrieved 3 August 2017. 
  4. ^ "Churchill and Sarsden Heritage Centre". westoxon.org.uk. UK: Oxfordshire Events. Retrieved 3 August 2017. 

Bibliography[edit]

  • Mann, Ralph (2013). A History of Churchill and Sarsden. 

External links[edit]