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HANDBOOK FOR TRAVELLERS

IN

BERKS, BUCKS, AND OXFORDSHIRE.

INCLUDING A PARTICULAR DESCRIPTION OF

THE UNIVERSITY AND CITY OF OXFORD,

AND THE DESCENT OF THE THAMES TO MAIDENHEAD

AND WINDSOR,

WITH A TRAVELLING MAP AND PLANS.

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LONDON:
JOHN MURRAY, ALBEMARLE STREET.

1860.

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The maht of Translation is reserved.

LONDON: PRINTED BY WILLIAM CLOWES AND SONS, STAMFORD STREET,

AND CHARING CROSS.

PREF A C E.

THE HANDBOOK for BERKSHIRE, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, and OXFORDSHIRE, especially that part of it which regards the City and University of Oxford, has been drawn up, as far as possible, from a minute personal survey and experience of the points which it contains. The Editor however is conscious that errors and omissions must exist, and will be thankful if those who may detect them' will forward any corrections or additions to the care of MR. MORRAY, 50, Albemarle Street.

SECTION I.-BERKSHIRE.

INTRODUCTION .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 1

ROUTES. *** The names of places are printed in italics only in those routes where the places are

described.

Page

Route

Page | Route 1 From Windsor [the Castle

Welford, Little and Great the Great Park], through

Shefford, and East Garston 56 the Forest, by Sunninghill, 6 Newbury to Oxford, by East Bracknel, and Wokingham,

Ilsley and Abingdon'. . 57 to Reading . . . . . 8 7 Oxford to Highworth, by Cum2 Windsor to Reading, by Wink

nor, Besilsleigh, Fyfield, field, Warfield, and Bin

Pusey, Buckland, Faringfield . . . . . . 27 don, and Coleshill. . . 66 3 Maidenhead to Shrivenham, by

Reading [ Wallingford], Did 8 The Thames---from Goring to
cot [Wantage), and the

Maidenhead, by Pangbourne,
Vale of the White Horse.

Mapledurham, Caversham, Great Western Railway : 28 Sunning, Shiplake, Wargrave, 4 Reading to Hungerford, by

Henley, Medmenham, Hur:
Newbury.-Branch of Great

ley, Bisham, Marlow, Hed-
Western Railway . . .

sor, Cookham [Dropmore], 5 Newbury to Lambourn, by

and Cliefden : . . : 71

Sunning Medmenulow, Hed

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Section II.—BUCKINGHAMSHIRE.

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Page

INTRODUCTION .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 87

ROUTES. *** The names of places are printed in italics only in those routes where the places are

described. Route

Page Route 9 Langley to Maidenhead, by

Latimers], Wendover, Ayles-
Slough and Eton. -Great

bury, Winslow, and BuckWestern Railway . . . 92 ingham . . . . . 107 10 London to High Wycombe, byl 12 Aylesbury to Bicester . . 123

Uxbridge and Beaconsfield: | 13 Tring to Roade.—London and
part of the old road from

Birmingham Railway . . 125
London to Oxford and Bir 14 Bletchley to Bicester, by Whad-

mingham . . . . 101 don Chase and Claydon.11 London to Brackley, by Chal

Branch Railway from Bletchfont. Amersham [Chenies,

ley to Oxford . . . . 132

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