Souldern, Oxfordshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Souldern and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

School Days

I lived in Souldern and remember Callows shop very well. I remember Jack and Sam (who sadly was fataly injured on a tractor). I went to school with Jack's son, John, to Steeple Aston School with heyfordian coaches but most of all I remember Nancy Bowls. Used to look forward to riding in the cart up to Nancy's Wood pulled by ...Read full memory

A memory of Souldern by David Hines

Evacuee

Aged 9, evacuated to Souldern, on leaving the train I was taken to the village hall where we were all told to sit down and await to be collected, over a period of time I was selected and taken to the Hermitage, the lady of the house being Mrs Slessor. To my young mind it was like going into a palace, being waited on and even a cook ...Read full memory

A memory of Souldern by John Clews

Callows Stores

I am Anne Callow daughter of Jack & Mary Callow and would love to get in touch with any old residents of Souldern. E Mail address is ancallow@gmail.com I am researching Souldern of 1960s and still live in the village. PLEASE GET IN TOUCH

A memory of Souldern by annecallow2008