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Caversfield, Oxfordshire

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Caversfield, Oxfordshire

Caversfield is a village and civil parish about 1.5 miles north of the centre of Bicester. In 1844 Caversfield became part of Oxfordshire, but until then it was always an exclave of Buckinghamshire entirely surrounded by Oxfordshire.
Post townBicester
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyOxon, pre-1844 in det pt of Bucks
OS GridSP5825
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01869
Population1,725 (2001 census)

Other names by which Caversfield, Oxfordshire has been known in the past


Caversfield, Oxfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Caversfield, par., N. Oxfordshire, 1 mile N. of Bicester, 1498 ac., pop. 140; contains C. House.

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