Olney History – The Society was founded in 1997 by a group of like-minded people determined to keep Olney history alive for all generations of people in the town and those who have since moved away from Olney.
This new article presents a ‘potted’ or summary of Olney’s history followed by a more detailed chronological history of Olney in six sections. It should be considered a developing introduction to Olney’s history, as the ‘definitive account’ of Olney’s history has yet to be written.
New Feature: All ODHS Olney Heritage Trails, Summaries and Links Updated 12 January 2019
These trails are designed to present Olney visitors and newcomers with an introduction to the history of some of the facets of Olney.
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