Historic Oxford Tour, May 5, 2018


The Oxford Historical Society will hold a Historic Tour of eight important buildings.  The tour is scheduled for May 5 from 10 to 4 p.m. Tckets for the event may be purchased at the town clerk's office in the Town Hall. Reservations may also be made by email to dottie@oxford-historical-society.org. They will also be available at the Twitchell-Rowland Homestead the day of the tour.


All of these buildings are featured in the Society's recent book, Historic Buildings of Oxford.  The Society is being awarded the Connecticut League of Historic Organizations Award of Merit for the book.


Featured on the tour will be the following:

        Christ Church, Quaker Farms, 1812

        Boxwood Glen, ca. 1740

        Washband (Washburn) Tavern, 1714

        George P. Sanford Homestead ca. 1750

        Twitchell-Rowland Homestead, ca. 1755

        St. Peterís Episcopal Church, 1835

        Oxford U.C.C., Congregational, 1798