Research Resources

  1.         OF&LHG Websites Guide
  2.         OF&LHG Resource Guide (A complete list of  resources available in Oswestry Library)
  3.        Monumental Inscriptions for St Michael’s, West Felton
  4.        Monumental Inscriptions for St Chad’s, Haughton

  5.        Memorial Registers, WWI, Shropshire Cemeteries
  6.        St Oswalds School, Ellesmere, Roll Of Honour 1914-1918   
  7.        Mr Stanley Leighton’s 3 Drawings Books   
  8.         Oswestry & Welsh Border Area Crimean War Veterans
  9.         The History/Scrapbook/Prospectus of Queen’s Park School, Oswestry
  10.        Oswestry Guide 1963
  11.        Oswestry Boy’s Modern School Booklet 1958
  12.        Oswestry & District Hospital Souvenir Brochure 1969
  13.         Information about Ammunition Stores and Factories near Oswestry
  14.        BCA Jubilee Edition 1849-1899
  15.         Farm Bills  
  16.        Llanymynech Lime & Rock Men + 1 Women
  17.        Grimpo Village Absent Voters List for 1918  
  18.      
  19.        Oswestry & Borders Veterans – not Crimean
  20.        Llansilin Village including the school & War Memorial
  21.        Schools in Oswestry and the Surrounding Area
  22.        Burgess Records of  Oswestry
  23.        Maesbrook Churchyard Monumental Inscriptions with photographs

1. Websites.

This guide shows some of the best Websites to visit, to help you with your Family History Research.

                         OF&LHG Website Guide 5

2. Resource Guide  (A complete list of  resources available in Oswestry Library)

                      Resource Guide – V5

3. Monumental Inscriptions for St Michael’s, West Felton, Shropshire

                       St Michael’s MIs Issue 2

4. Monumental Inscriptionsfor St Chad’s, Haughton, Shropshire

                       St Chads MIs Issue 2 

7. Memorial Registers, WWI, Shropshire Cemeteries

                      Memorial Register, WW1, Shropshire 1-148, Cemeteries and Churchyards in Shropshire

8.  St Oswald’s School, Ellesmere, Roll Of Honour 1914-1918

                       ROH St. Oswald’s School V1                                                                                                                                                                                ROH St. Oswald’s School Names Index V1 

9.  Mr Stanley Leighton’s 3 Drawings Books

                         Leighton Book 1     Leighton book 2     Leighton book 3 

10. Oswestry & Welsh Border Area Crimean War Veterans

                       Os and Brdr Cr Note   Crimean War Index V3

                      pdficon_large  Crimean War Trans V3

11. The History/Scrapbook/Prospectus of Queen’s Park School, Oswestry

                      History  Issue4   Scrapbook   Prospectus    

12. Oswestry Guide for 1963

                     Oswestry Guide – 1963       

13.  Oswestry Boy’s Modern School Booklet

                    Oswestry Boy’s Modern School Booklet 1958

14.  Oswestry & District Hospital Souvenir Brochure 1969

                    Oswestry and District Hospital 1969

15.   Information about Ammunition Stores and Factories near Oswestry

                    Kinnerley Ammunition

16.   BCA Jubilee Edition 1849-1899

                    BCA Jubilee Edition 1849-1899

17.  Farm Bills

                    Farm Bills

18.   Llanymynech Lime & Rock Men + 1 Women

Use the Database first to find the subject, further information can then be found in the PDF by searching for the subject name, using Ctrl F. Articles have now been added to the end of the PDF.

                   excel icon Database                 Llanymynech Lime and Rock Men V2

19. Grimpo Absent Voters List for 1918

                    Absent From Home by house  

22. Oswestry & Borders Veterans – not Crimean War see 10.

                   Oswestry veterans NOT CRIMEAN 4

23.   Llansilin Village including School & War Memorial

                   pdficon_large   Llansilin Village

24. Schools in Oswestry and the Surrounding Area

                   pdficon_large Schools in Oswestry & Surr Area V9

25. Burgess Records of Oswestry

                  excel icon Burgesses of Oswestry

 26.  Maesbrook Churchyard Monumental Inscriptions with photographs

                  pdficon_large   St. John’s Church, Maesbrook