Tackley Local History Group

Stories From Our Past

The Revolt of the Field

Rural poverty led to unrest and ultimately emigration from 1870s Oxfordshire, with some tragic consequences.

What Coins Can Tell Us

Coins and trade tokens, dating from the third century BC to 1850, give context to Tackley.

Coffee Lodge, Miss Sharp and a Teapot

An ornate personalised teapot begins this tale of temperance and philanthropy in the late 1800s.