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Biddenham 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 Biddenham in General

Biddenham Maps

A Ramble in Biddenham in 1879

Biddenham Before the Middle Ages

The Early Stone Age in Biddenham

The New Stone Age in Biddenham

The Bronze Age in Biddenham

The Iron Age in Biddenham

Romano-British Biddenham

Biddenham in the Middle Ages

Biddenham in 1086

The Manor of Biddenham

The Manor of Biddenham or Newnham

Robbery with Violence in Medieval Biddenham


The Boteler Family of Biddenham

The Dispute Between the Botelers and the Dyves

The Death of William Lavender

Charles Edward Mallows

The Established Church

Biddenham Church Architecture

Biddenham Church Repairs and Alterations

List of Biddenham Vicars

A Memorial for Thomas Grimshawe

Biddenham Vicarages


Biddenham Registration and Early References


Early Education in Biddenham

Biddenham School

Biddenham School in 1904

Saint Gregory's Catholic Middle School

Biddenham International School and Sports College

Sources for Education in Biddenham

Interesting Buildings

Biddenham Turn

Three Gables - 17 Biddenham Turn

Bromham Road

Biddenham Windmill

66 Bromham Road, Biddenham

Bromham Bridge

Church End

Biddenham Manor

White Cottage, 17 Church End, Biddenham

39 and 41 Church End, Biddenham

Church Farm, Biddenham

Days Lane

Magnolia Cottage - 1 Days Lane, Biddenham

White Cottage, 34 Days Lane, Biddenham

Duck End Lane

8 and 10 Duck End Lane, Biddenham

12 and 14 Duck End Lane, Biddenham

Ford End

Ford End Manor House, Biddenham

Gold Lane

1 and 3 Gold Lane, Biddenham

Biddenham House

Main Road

9 Main Road, Biddenham

11 Main Road, Biddenham

Grove Farmhouse - 18 Main Road, Biddenham

19 Main Road, Biddenham

20 to 28 Main Road, Biddenham

23 Main Road, Biddenham

35 Main Road, Biddenham

37 to 41a Main Road, Biddenham

Lavender Lodge - 42 Main Road, Biddenham

48 and 50 Main Road, Biddenham

49 to 53 Main Road, Biddenham

55 Main Road, Biddenham

63 Main Road, Biddenham

Manor Road

Walnut Cottage - 2 Manor Road, Biddenham

Licensed Premises

The Three Tuns Public House, Biddenham