(ed Michael McGarvie) The journals of Isaac Gregory, Constable of Frome (1813-14 & 1817-18). During both his years of authority he kept a journal of the most interesting occurrences which had happened to him while he was engaged in keeping…..
Chatterbox, “The Voice of Barwick & Stoford” was the villages’ quarterly magazine from August 2004 to September 2014. The history items from the magazine have been brought together in this booklet to ensure that these important articles are not lost…..
(Ed Joyce Jefferson) The story of a small upland parish in the East Mendips, Somerset, from pre-historic times up to the present day. Includes chapters on farming (past and present), shops and facilities, industry and the community. Illustrated with over…..
(Andrew Pickering & Mandy Eldred-Tyler) Bruton is one of Somerset?s hidden gems. This book focuses on the town?s rich architectural heritage of schools, businesses and homes, and the tale of change and continuity they tell. Over 180 pictures are arranged…..
(Stephen Butt) Until the railways arrived Weston-super-Mare was a ?town without a history?. From a little fishing village with just a handful of houses, Weston grew into a major seaside resort in just under 100 years. Over 180 pictures, arranged…..
(Hazel Hudson) A compilation of one hundred articles, originally written for the local newspaper, about families, properties crimes and traditions of previous generations of Wedmore inhabitants. References and a comprehensive index have been added. Includes 90 illustrations. 296 pages. Soft…..
(Richard Sims) An A4 bound presentation of the history of this vital local industry, as related to Crewkerne. There are a large number of quality photographs, complimented by diagrams. Includes a name index. 166 pages. soft covers.