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Battlesden Index of Pages

The following pages are designed to give a brief history of some aspects of the community. They are certainly not intended to be exhaustive and more work could be done, for example, on the interesting buildings with reference to census returns, electoral registers and name searches for owners and/or occupiers amongst our other archives, or on churches with reference to the parish records. We hope that reading these pages will encourage you to do more research of your own. If you find additional information on any of the pages below or, indeed, information on aspects of the community not covered here, we would love to hear from you and could publish your research here, giving credit, of course, where it is due!


The Parish of Battlesden in General

Romano-British Battlesden

Battlesden in 1086

Battlesden Manor

Battlesden Tithe Apportionment Map

Ordnance Survey Maps of Battlesden

19th Century Battlesden



Battlesden Church Architecture

Battlesden Church Repairs and Additions

List of Battlesden Rectors

Battlesden Rectory

Battlesden Church Haunting


Battlesden Registration and Early References

Wesleyan Methodism in Battlesden


Early Education In Battlesden

Battlesden School

Interesting buildings

Battlesden Gas Works

Battlesden House

Battlesden Lodge

Battlesden Windmill

4 to 5 Battlesden

6 to 7 Battlesden

Centre Farm Battlesden

Hill Farm Battlesden

Licensed Premises

The Cock Inn Battlesden