Skating near Oxford, Oxfordshire

Skating near Oxford, Oxfordshire
Photograph taken 1895 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: CC73/00470

People skating and playing ice hockey on the River Cherwell during one of the coldest winters on record. During February of this year most of the rivers around Oxford were blocked by ice flows.

Location

Oxfordshire Oxford

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Themes

Tags

leisure sport ice skating men women boy victorian (1837 - 1901)