Mount Bures
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Historical Material

Local Information Parish Directory of Services History of Mount Bures

Beer Houses

Local Information

  Manor of Mount Bures  
  Hire the Village Hall Miles Malone- Army Vet
    Pumping Station No1 along the B1508
  The Alternative Mount Bures Pumping Station No2 along the B1508
  Mount Bures Rectory list of Clergy History of Hobbs Well

Lost Farms
These were Demolished to make way for Wormingford Airfield

Balls Farm

Three other farms were lost, Woodhouse, Albongrove and Harveys but they were located in the Wormingford Parish.

Rowneys Farm

The Mount

Castle Mount

Castle Mount and Badgers

Economics of Mount Bures

St Johns Church

St Johns Church

Repair to Church Tower 2005 Thomas Love Charity Easter Service 2012
  Thieves target Church Clergy since 1300AD Repair to Church Roof 2014 John Cowlin, 75yrs a volunteer
  John Cowlin, Tribute by John Chandler John Chandler retires Repair to Church Roof 2005  
New Extension
Plans for Extension Time lapse photographs taken of extension build    

Flower Festival 2019
Flower Festival 2019 Olives Garden
(With Peter & Olive)
Olives Garden, Part of Flower Fest 2018
  Mount Bures Ukulele Group Rock Choir Yorklette Cottage
The village Mannequins    

Footpaths Footpath from the Crossing to the B1508 Footpath No 33

World War 1
Centenary of
World War 1
WW1 Service records
WW1 Servicemen

World War 2

Aircraft Crash 1944

VE Day
  Les Sayer, War Time Hero Pill Boxes 1939 - 1945
WW2 Serviceman
(only one casualty)
Arthur Brown
Killed in Action 1944
Arthur Brown RAF
The story of how Arthur was Killed in Action over Normandy  

Mount Bures School Mount Bures School

Australia Connection

William Cant Explorer

Blacksmith to a Gold Mine
Bland, Sawyer and Hayward

Census of Names


Marriages 1791 to 1837 1871
  1841 1861  

Wind and WaterMills Windmills and Watermills
Wellhouse and Windmill

Family Names Clampin Family name Newman Family 1600 to Present Knapp family
  Sheila Cowlin (nee Newman)
d 2020
Ida McMaster, Local Historian


David Cowlins Field

Lodge Hill, Hunting Lodge
  Carenza Lewis at the Motte Lodge Hill, Brick Kiln`
  Iron Age Burial Ground  

Listed Buildings

The Old House
Listed Buildings Yorklette Cottage




Smiths Charity
John Constable Essex Wildlife Trust Sergeants Orchard
  Village Lock-up Hope Baptist Chapel    

Leisure & Entertainment Playing Quoits at the Thatchers Arm Mount Bures Rangers Mount Bures Ukulele Group
or MBugs
  Mount Bures Morris Men    

Development Houses along Hall Rd

Funerals Peter Mason Les Sayer, War Time Hero Ida Mcmaster
  Sheila Cowlin John Cowlin d 2021  

Railway Railway Crossing

Why the Site

Why the Site

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