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Cotton End 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 Community of Cotton End in General

Cotton End Before the Middle Ages

Medieval Cotton End

Cotton End Manor

Cotton End Maps


Registration and Early References in Cotton End

Cotton End Baptists


Early Education in Cotton End

Cotton End School

Cotton End Council School in 1904

Sources for Education in Cotton End

Interesting Buildings

8 to 12 Bell Lane, Cotton End

21 High Road, Cotton End

Manor Farmhouse, Cotton End

32 Wood Lane, Cotton End

Herrings Farmhouse

Licensed Premises

The Bell Public House, Cotton End

The Harrows Public House, Cotton End

The Nags Head Alehouse, Cotton End

The Three Horse Shoes Public House Cotton End

The White Horse Beerhouse, Cotton End