Gosford  Oxfordshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Gosford like this:

GOSFORD, a hamlet in Kidlington parish, Oxfordshire; adjacent to the river Cherwell, the Oxford canal, and the Oxford and Rugby railway, 4½ miles N of Oxford. Acres, 280. Real property, £449. Pop., 52. Houses, 11. A house of sisters, of the order of St. John of Jerusalem, once stood here, but was removed, about 1180, to Buckland, in Somerset.

Gosford through time

Gosford is now part of Cherwell district. Click here for graphs and data of how Cherwell has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Gosford itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Gosford, in Cherwell and Oxfordshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 09th July 2020

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