to the website for the Communities of Ingestre and
Tixall near Stafford in Staffordshire, England.
note this website was previously at hosted by
the British Library at
where an out
of date version may still be available.
at Hoo Mill crossroads
Family Historians -
surname searches from large database of all Ingestre
& Tixall graves, parish registers, census
returns, tenancies, etc. available for small
donation to Ingestre or Tixall Church.
Andrews Email: Tixandrews@hotmail.co.uk
wish all our readers a very Happy
Please consider receiving the
MonthlyNewsheet electronically to save our
time & money. Just email the Clerk
Tixandrews@hotmail.co.uk. In future the
Newsheet will only be available from the
Parish Council website, unless people
indicate they wish to continue receiving it
by email, or in special cases in
hard copy. This would be discussed further
at the Annual Parish Meeting.
The Parish Clerk and Village Hall
Secretary apologises to anyone who has tried
to contact her by telephone
recently. The Letting Agents for 2, Hanyards
Lane, gave her address to the new
tenants. Consequently nearly three weeks
ago, the tenants took over her phone
line with a new number and at the same time
our broad band was disconnected.
old phoneline has now been restored.
support at least one activity in your local
community of Tixall & Ingestre, e.g.
Village Hall events, Ingestre Concerts
and Ingestre Orangery events.
the Friends of Ingestre Orangery's (FOIO)
successful application to the Heritage Lottery
Fund earlier in theyear,
permission to start has now been granted and
the chosen conservation building contractors,
H.A. Briddon Ltd, from Derbyshire, began their
work on July 16th, They have got the temporary
roads down, which are needed to access the
site before the restoration work can begin and
will allow the installation of 2 cabins for
their ongoing work to restore the Orangery and
construct a new build to the rear of the
The date for the completion of
the works is 22nd April 2019; there will then
be time for fit out and hand over. Although
the FOIO have been successful in achieving the
majority of the match funding required to
supplement the HLF grant, there is still a
shortfall which FOIO hope to achieve through
the continued support of the community. Please
keep an eye out for future fundraising events
and initiatives over the coming weeks,
History; Post 1500 - Early Catholics and
Protestants; Stephen Dugdale's Evidence
against the Tixall group of Catholics
1678-1680; Simon wakelin, Rector 1680 - 1698;
Tixall Church in the 1700s & the Church
rebuilt in 1772; Tixall Church in the early
1800s; Francis William Webb 1836 - 1906; The
1828 Catholic Chapel at Tixall Hall; The
present Church at Tixall built in 1848; Other
Churches with Tixall associations; Tixall
Church in the late 1800s and early 1900s.
Geology & Prehistory; Early History:
1000 to 1500 AD; The 16th & 17th
Centuries; The first part of the 18th
Century. Changes in the time of Thomas
1800s; Brancote Farms;Hanyards
Farms; Tixall Heath Farm; Tixall Farm; Other
Farms in Tixall; Insurance information on
Farms c1900-1940; Appendix: 1766 Valuation
of the Manor of Tixall.
Churches (132 pages) £5 and Tixall's Farms
(200 pages incl. colour) £10
& PLAY FLUTE IN STAFFORDOne
to one teaching . All ages.
Christina Thomson for further information.
Tel: 07825 339522