What is in Olney, England?

Olney is a small town in Buckinghamshire, England. Located about 60 miles north of London.

William Cowper's Olney Hymns.

John Newton's Olney Hymns.

A welcome sign is in the town square area.

The William Cowper side - a pancake race.The William Cowper side - a pancake race.The John Newton side - a lace maker, a cobbler, and a flash-stool (focused candlelight on a work area).The John Newton side - a lace maker, a cobbler, and a flash-stool (focused candlelight on a work area).

 

Cowper & Newton Museum. The house where Cowper wrote his hymns.Cowper & Newton Museum. The house where Cowper wrote his hymns.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cowper and Newton Museum SignCowper and Newton Museum Sign

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pictures of John Newton and William Cowper in the window.Pictures of John Newton and William Cowper in the window.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Cowper Gardens in the backyard.The Cowper Gardens in the backyard.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Cowper summer house. Located midway between the Newton vicarage and Cowper's house.The Cowper summer house. Located midway between the Newton vicarage and Cowper's house.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Olney street scene.Olney street scene.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Newton's vicarage.John Newton's vicarage.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Church of St. Peter and St. Paul.The Church of St. Peter and St. Paul.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stained glass window of Newton and Cowper.Stained glass window of Newton and Cowper.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William Cowper biography page.

John Newton biography page.