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20 Moreton Village Only

                           Towards the end of the Great War and immediately following it, two events took place
                        of considerable significance. First, in 1917, the Thame Park Estate sold off by auction a
                        considerable acreage of land and properties, including Moreton Field Farm, Moreton
                        Farm, Brook Cottage, and Meadowbrook Farm. Also falling under the hammer was a
                        paddock alongside the Old Bell and the Allotments which subsequently became The

                                                                                           Details of Thame Park Estate
                                                                                           putting up areas of Moreton for
                                                                                           auction in 1917.
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