External Links

Faringdon Community Website (www.faringdon.org):

all-saints-churchFaringdon through history faringdon-market-place-c1955Faringdon history through photos

Other Local Historical Societies:

aaahs
Abingdon Area Archaeological
and Historical Society
hhs
Highworth Historical Society
lhs
Lechlade History Society

Research Websites

Faringdon Town Council This site provides all sorts of information for both Faringdon residents and visitors to Faringdon. http://faringdontowncouncil.gov.uk/
Faringdon Masonic Centre The Vale of White Horse Lodge has been in existence since 1878. http://www.fmcl.org.uk/about-us/
Faringdon Quakers The Faringdon Meeting House, built 1672-74, is one of the longest surviving buildings in Faringdon. http://www.faringdon-quakers.org.uk/the-meeting-house.html
National Archives Catalogues describing archives dating from the 900’s to the present day. http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/
British Association for Local History An essential starting point for local history research from 1952 to date. https://www.balh.org.uk/
British Library The British Library website where you can search their catalogues. https://www.bl.uk/
Dictionary of National Biography Over 55 thousand biographies of individuals. Subscription required. https://www.oxforddnb.com/
Medieval Legal Documents Medieval source book. https://sourcebooks.fordham.edu/sbook.asp
Maps Archive of old maps. Also maps for sale. https://www.old-maps.co.uk
Local History A world history encyclopedia. http://www.localhistories.org