The SIX ASH FARM, HOOK NORTON, OXFORDSHIRE COLLECTION

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Contains: Priced catalogues of sale at Six Ash Farm, Hook Norton, Oxfordshire n.d.; Renshaw's almanack and diary containing farm accounts of Six Ash Farm, Hook Norton, Oxfordshire 1884-1885; household and veterinary recipes c1860; valuation of hay, straw, fixtures and effects at Six Ash Farm 1913;

Administrative / Biographical History

John Hiatt occupied Six Ash Farm in 1865. It was farmed by the Hiatt family until 1947. They also owned drapery businesses in nearby towns

Farm size: 90 acres; stone mash soils; tenants to a Mr. Collison, a Birmingham builder

Arrangement

  • CATALOGUES
  • DIARIES
  • NOTEBOOKS
  • VALUATIONS

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation

Acquisition Information

Presented on permanent deposit 31 March 1966 by T.S. Hiatt, (Farm Records Accession Number 339)

Note

Compiled by Caroline Gould, 28 April 2003

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at the Museum of English Rural Life

Conditions Governing Use

Please contact the Archivist