John Towle (1796-1885) was miller at the nearby Hinksey and Weirs Mills. As a councillor, alderman and mayor he organised Chartist meetings in the 1840s and devised and published a scheme for the drainage of Oxford.

John Towle Close, Oxford, United Kingdom

Olive Gibbs (née Cox), 1918-1995, Lord Mayor of Oxford, Chairman of Oxfordshire County Council, defender of Oxford's urban landscape, tireless champion of social causes, Honorary Freeman, National Chair of CND, was born and lived here 1918-1942

Christ Church Old Buildings, Osney Lane, Oxford, United Kingdom