Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Herbert ButterfieldHistorian as Dissenter$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

C.T. McIntire

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780300098075

Published to Yale Scholarship Online: October 2013

DOI: 10.12987/yale/9780300098075.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM YALE SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.yale.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Yale University Press, 2017. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in YSO for personal use (for details see http://www.yale.universitypressscholarship.com/page/privacy-policy).date: 22 November 2017

Nothing but History and Religion

Nothing but History and Religion

Chapter:
(p.363) 14 Nothing but History and Religion
Source:
Herbert Butterfield
Author(s):

C. T. McIntire

Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300098075.003.0014

This chapter focuses on the new home of Sir Herbert and Lady Butterfield in Sawston, a place far enough from Cambridge to allow them to make a fresh start, but, being right on the bus line, close enough for them to go into Cambridge whenever they liked. The village differed from Oxenhope. Sawston was smaller and, instead of hills, was surrounded by flat, fertile land, with new housing developments rising to the north, and it possessed no industrial legacy. The village had a few Methodists, a dominant Anglican parish, and a significant Roman Catholic presence. Sawston Hall, a fine Elizabethan stately home, had remained in the hands of Roman Catholic nobility through the centuries. Many of the inhabitants of the village and the adjacent housing estates oriented themselves towards Cambridge.

Keywords:   housing developments, Sir Herbert, Lady Butterfield, Sawston, Oxenhope, industrial legacy

Yale Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.