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The Archive contains digitised items relating to Abingdon. Each item has two parts: (a) the item itself, e.g., image, PDF, etc., and (b) a “card index” file containing all the information we have on the item. The card index includes a clickable preview button and (for images) a thumbnail picture. Items can be viewed in a flat alphabetical layout (below) or in its native Folder View – click this link to us it. These are your options for the “Show Everything” table below:

TitleImageUIDContent (excerpt)AuthorSourceTagsCategoriesLinkhf:doc_authorhf:doc_tagshf:doc_categories
Abbey Gateway from east
Abbey Gateway from east
A00187View looking west towards Abbey Gateway, with east end of St Nicholas’s Church Stamp on reverse: Taunt’s Photography. Numbered in …FoA Archive, henry-tauntabbey-gateway churches abbey-buildings-2 buildings images
Abbey Gateway from the east
Abbey Gateway from the east
A00199View west through the Abbey Gateway towards the Market Place and County Hall. Stamp on reverse: Taunt’s Photographs. Numbered in …FoA Archive, henry-tauntcounty-hallabbey-gateway market-place abbey-buildings-2 buildings images streets
Abbey Gateway from west
Abbey Gateway from west
A00424View towards Abbey Gateway from west, with gates of Old Abbey House visible beyond. Stamp on reverse: Taunt’s Photographs. Numbered …FoA Archivehenry-tauntabbey-gateway abbey-buildings-2 buildings images
Abbey Gateway from west
Abbey Gateway from west
A00433View east through Abbey Gateway towards gates of Old Abbey HouseFoA Archivehenry-tauntold-abbey-houseabbey-gateway abbey-buildings-2 buildings images
Abingdon Ferry and Overfall
Abingdon Ferry & Overfall & Group of Poplars
A00401Abingdon ferry and overfall Stamp on reverse: Taunt’s Photographs. Numbered in pencil 5481. ‘Abingdon ferry & overfall & Group of …FoA Archivehenry-tauntriver-thames images
Abingdon School
Abingdon School
A00190Abingdon School from the south. Stamp on reverse: Taunt’s Photography. Numbered in pencil 4613. ‘Abingdon Grammar School’FoA Archivehenry-tauntabingdon-schoolbuildings images
Albert Memorial, Albert Park
Albert Memorial, Albert Park
A00184Albert Memorial in Albert Park, from the south. Numbered on reverse in pencil 2638; 131. ‘DRURY Ab’ ‘f/ab Albert Memorial’FoA Archive, albert-memorial statueparks images
Celebrations for Queen Victoria’s Jubilee
Celebrations for Queen Victoria's Jubilee
A00430View south across the Market Place to County Hall, with crowds and processional floats filling the square. This is likely …FoA Archive, henry-tauntjubileecelebrations market-place images streets
County Hall from the north
County Hall from the north
A00177View of County Hall from the north across the Market Place, including statue of Queen Victoria Stamp on reverse: Taunt’s …FoA Archive, henry-tauntcounty-hall statuemarket-place streets images
East St Helen Street, looking southwards
East St Helen Street, looking southwards
A00214East St Helen Street, looking southwards. View southwards from no. 22, E + W St Helen St series 4.FoA Archive, unknowne-st-helen-st town-others streets images buildings
H & N Bragg 1
H & N Bragg 1
A00302Braggs Cycle Store, High Street, 1960s. Number 2 in a series of views of the High Street, taken in the …FoA Archive, unknownshophigh-st shops streets images buildings
Lion Hotel
Lion Hotel
A00101The Lion Hotel, High Street, 1960s. Number 28 in a series of views of the High Street, taken in the …FoA Archive, , , unknownhotel pubhigh-st pubs town-others streets images buildings
Millennium Timeline 1
Millennium Timeline 1
The first Millenium Timeline panel (from the set of 7 on display in the Checker at the Abbey Buildings) shows …, FoA Archivelinda-francis muriel-hallidaymill-timeline abbey-buildings-2 buildings images
Millennium Timeline 2
Millennium Timeline 2
The second Millenium Timeline panel runs from the Iron Age to the Plantagenets in 1300 AD. The Millennium Timeline was …, FoA Archivelinda-francis muriel-hallidaymill-timeline abbey-buildings-2 buildings images
Millennium Timeline 3
Millennium Timeline 3
The third Millenium Timeline panel runs from 1400 to 1600 AD – from the House of Lancaster to the Stuarts. …, FoA Archivelinda-francis muriel-hallidaymill-timeline abbey-buildings-2 buildings images
Millennium Timeline 4
Millennium Timeline 4
The fourth Millenium Timeline runs from 1642 to 1750 – from the Commonwealth to the Hanovarians. The Millennium Timeline was …, FoA Archivelinda-francis muriel-hallidaymill-timeline abbey-buildings-2 buildings images
Millennium Timeline 5
Millennium Timeline 5
The fifth Millenium Timeline runs from the social changes in the early 1800s, to Abingdon’s expansion in Victorian times. The …, FoA Archivelinda-francis muriel-hallidaymill-timeline abbey-buildings-2 buildings images
Millennium Timeline 6
Millennium Timeline 6
The sixth Millenium Timeline runs from the late 1800s to the mid-1930s. The Millennium Timeline was created in the year …, FoA Archivelinda-francis muriel-hallidaymill-timeline abbey-buildings-2 buildings images
Millennium Timeline 7
Millennium Timeline 7
The seventh Millenium Timeline runs from 1939, and the onset of WW2, through to the end of the 20th Century. …, FoA Archivelinda-francis muriel-hallidaymill-timeline abbey-buildings-2 buildings images
Paul Footware
Paul Footware
A00104J.N. Paul Ltd Footwear, High Street, 1960s. Number 18 in a series of views of the High Street, taken in …FoA Archive, unknownshophigh-st shops streets images buildings
Public Library
Public Library
A00111Public Library, High Street, 1960s. Number 25 in a series of views of the High Street, taken in the 1960s. …FoA Archive, unknownhigh-st town-others streets images buildings
Rowing regatta on the Thames
Rowing regatta on the Thames
A00052View of rowing race on Thames, looking towards St Helens Church. Taken from Wilsham Road, with a temporary stand visible …FoA Archive, henry-tauntregatta rowingriver-thames images
Speedwell Cleaners
Speedwell Cleaners
A00307Speedwell Cleaners, High Street, 1960s. Number 32 in a series of views of the High Street, taken in the 1960s.FoA Archive, unknownshophigh-st shops streets images buildings
The Grapes Pub
The Grapes Pub
A00112The Grapes Morland’s, High Street, 1960s. Number 22 in a series of views of the High Street, taken in the …FoA Archive, unknownpubhigh-st pubs streets images buildings
View along Thames towards Nags Head Island
View along Thames towards Nags Head Island
A00400View westwards down the Thames towards Nags Head Island and Burford and Abingdon Bridges Stamp on reverse: Taunt’s Photographs. Numbered …FoA Archive, , , , henry-tauntabingdon-bridge burford-bridge nags-headbridges pubs river-thames buildings images
View along the Thames towards St Helens Church
View along the Thames towards St Helens Church
A00429View westwards along the Thames. The photograph was taken from the tow path on the south side of the river, …FoA Archivehenry-tauntriver-thames images
W St Helen Street 2
W St Helen Street 2
A00222West side of West St Helen Street, looking south. Shows St Helen’s Dairy,FoA Archive, , unknownshops town-others w-st-helens-st buildings images streets
West St Helen Street
E-or-W-St-Helen-Street-5
A00217The west side of West St Helen Street, looking north, c1920-40.  This image includes the Britannia public house.FoA Archive, unknownbritanniapubs w-st-helens-st buildings images streets
West St Helen Street
West St Helen Street
A00221West St Helen Street, looking northwards.FoA Archive, unknownwest-st-helen-street w-st-helens-st streets images

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