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New Complete History of COCKINGTON BYGONES. Brian Read. 2015. Torquay, DevonA History of the Manors of Cockington and Chelston, and the Parish of Cockington.£11.00Click & Collect£3.00 postage
BLACKPOLE MUNITIONS FACTORY Worcester Royal Ordnance NEW History WW1 WW2 BombsBut this is more than a story of a factory site and its products - it is also of the people who worked making munitions and who maintained the buildings. For some workers it was quite a wrench from home life now many miles away, for others, once they had settled in, it gave a sense of freedom from the strictures of their earlier life.£11.99Top Rated PlusFree postageClick & Collect11 sold
WORKINGTON HISTORY Cumbria Photographs NEW Coal Steel Industry Streets BuildingsThe book will delight anyone who has lived or grown up in Workington, as well as people with a more general interest in the social history of this part of Cumbria and beyond. Old Workington, by Keith Wallace.£20.99Top Rated PlusFree postageClick & CollectOnly 1 left!
NORTH WALES AIRCRAFT CRASHES Royal Air Force WW2 NEW Planes Civilian RAF HistoryFrom the rear side cover:Research on the mainly high ground aircraft crashes in Snowdonia started in 1977 after the author found wreckage of an Avro Anson on a nearby mountain. The stories of survivors and others resulted in No Landing Place, published in 1985.£8.99Top Rated PlusFree postageOnly 1 left!
HOME FROM HOME TALES FROM NORTHGATE LODGE PONTEFRACT LOCAL FAMILY HISTORY BOOKLocal family history, around Pontefract, people, stories and more, an interesting read. Very good condition, interesting content. This is to ensure that my assessment will match or exceed your expectation.£0.990 bids£1.30 postageEnding Thursday at 6:36PM GMT2d
First Elevens, the birth of international football in 1872 Scotland v EnglandChapters 1-5 describe the events of the five unofficial internationals between 1870-72, the first rugby international in March 1871, and the first official Scotland v England association football international in November 1872.£9.99£1.40 postageOnly 1 left!
New listingChristmas Past at Nanteos Mansion AberystwythA history of Christmas Past at Nanteos, including Christmas recipes. Nanteos Mansion, near Aberystwyth.£3.50£1.50 postage
Barbara M. Lumb "The Spen Valley Story" 2012, s/bk, 278pp incl. illustrationsOctavo, fine softback, 2nd Edition; appears unread.£15.00Click & Collect£4.50 postage
Nichols' Lost Leicestershire By Stephen Butt P/BNew unread. RRP £14.99.£7.49£2.80 postage
VICTORIAN LINCOLN 1848-50 History Public Health Sewers Politics Cholera OutbreakCholera threatened Lincoln during the national epidemic of 1848-49. This book reproduces George Giles's detailed report on the insanitary condition of the city, as well as his state-of-the-art sewerage scheme.£19.99Top Rated PlusFree postageClick & Collect
CHESTER MOOR & WALDRIDGE. CHESTER LE STREET. DURHAM. FINE.FINE CONDITION BOOK. VIVID AND UNCREASED CARD COVERS. NO INSCRIPTION.£10.99Free postage
Winds of Change in a Sleepy Sussex Village: Rustington (Paperback), 97809933555.We delve into Peter Pan creator J. M. Barrie, who based his characters on families here in Rustington. Who in the village was related to royalty?. Which infamous character regularly stayed at the vicarage and what developments occurred as a result?.£15.90Top Rated PlusFree postage
The Ancient and Famous Weyhill FairISBN 9781527211537 The Ancient and Famous Weyhill Fair By Tony Raper published by The Weydon Press, Andover. A brand new, concise history of what was in it's time, the largest of all the country fairs in Britain. It was famous for the sale of sheep, cattle, horses, hops and cheese and this book traces the Fair from its inception to its eventual demise.£12.00Free postage
The Peppermint Boys in the Great War - The Boys of Bracondale School, NorwichPaperback, published by Bracondale Residents Association in 2014. 58 pages, illustrated and in very good condition.£7.00Free postage
AROUND EMBLETON. CRASTER. SEAHOUSES. ALNWICK. NORTHUMBERLAND. VGC.VERY GOOD CONDITION BOOK. VIVID AND UNCREASED CARD COVERS. NO INSCRIPTION.£9.99Free postage
Fading Ads of Gloucester by Chris West (New Paperback, 2014)Fading Ads of Gloucester (Paperback). Fading Ads of Gloucester is a must for all local historians. by Chris West (Author). Publisher: The History Press 2014.£9.99Top Rated PlusFree postage
PALACE ON THE HILL: ALEXANDRA PALACE - KEN GAYPalace on the Hill: A History of Alexandra Palace and Park, by Ken Gay. Hornsey Historical Society, 2012. 40 pages.£8.00Free postage
A Stornoway Life: From Scotland Street to South Africa by Pat MacFarlaneSoftcover, 126 pages, illustrated.£9.99Click & CollectFree postage
Old Redditch History 1800 to 1850 William Avery Norman Neasom illus 2012 PBBEING AN EARLY HISTORY OF THE TOWN FROM 1800 TO 1850. OLD REDDITCH. BY WILLIAM AVERY. ILLUSTRATED BY NORMAN NEASOM. Be sure to add me to yourfavorites list ! 2012 EDITION SOFTBACK.£8.90Top Rated PlusFree postage
CARDIGAN BAY HILLFORTS Wales Welsh Iron Age History NEW Ceredigion Bronze RomanFrom the rear side cover:This book brings alive the people who built and lived in the hillforts of Cardigan Bay through examining the artefacts found and discussing the hillforts in light of what we know about Iron Age society.£14.99Top Rated PlusFree postageClick & Collect2 watching
THE HISTORIC INNS OF FROME. Mick Davis & Valerie Pitt .signed copyFrome is one of Somerset's most historic towns, yet this is the first book devoted to its inns. For anyone interested in Frome, or in pubs, this fascinating book will be an indispensable and enjoyable guide to an unjustly neglected aspect of the town's history.£8.00£2.00 postage
HEREFORDSHIRE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR Sieges Battles Soldier Garrison Army History ECWHerefordshire was the first county to declare for the King when the English Civil War broke out in 1642, and has always been seen as a bastion of the Royalist cause. Yet the city of Hereford yielded twice, with minimal resistance, to Parliamentary forces in the first year of the war.£15.99Top Rated PlusFree postageClick & CollectOnly 1 left!
NORTON LOCAL HISTORY Wales Village Presteigne Welsh Borders Medieval Manor TudorBut activity surrounding the small settlement established round the church and castle was and is largely devoted to farming, and it has been the prosperity, or otherwise, of agriculture that has been of greatest concern over most decades.£9.99Top Rated PlusFree postage
A History of HMS Daedalus (RNAS Lee on the Solent)A fascinating history tracing HMS Daedalus from a temporary Naval seaplane training school to a key Fleet Air Arm aerodrome and eventually a hovercraft and sea rescue centre prior to its closure as a military establishment in 1996.£11.75£2.25 postage
From Here We Changed The World by Adrian Gray (Paperback 2016) Pilgrim FathersNorth Nottinghamshire & West Lincolnshire Local History£12.99Click & Collect£2.80 postage
WILTSHIRE REGIMENT WW1 British Army Battalions History NEW First World War FrontFrom the foreword:Many of the men I have researched for my World War One books served in the Wiltshire Regiment, but their individual service records have not survived. Although my sphere of interest is centred around the Lavington area, I hope that this work will be useful to anyone researching their family history with ancestors in the Regiment, wherever they came from.£17.99Top Rated PlusFree postageClick & CollectOnly 1 left!
RAMC LETTERS WW1 Soldier Northern France History NEW Royal Army Medical CorpsApparently when he enlisted the men were asked if any of them had any first aid experience, and Tom replied that he had, so he was sent to RAMC. He spent the entire war in northern France. In any event Tom would not have gone into too much detail to his sisters and parents.£19.99Top Rated PlusFree postageClick & Collect4 watching
Wirral and its Viking HeritageThis is a new edition of the work first published in 2000 by the English Place-Name Society. Paperback book, sewn in sections, 234 x 156 mm, 160 pages. ISBN 978-0-904889-90-1, £14 The book is partly new material and partly new editions of classic essays on Wirral.£14.00Free postage
BRIDGE VILLAGE PAST & PRESENT No 2 - PORTREATH - REDRUTH - CORNISH CORNWALLTITLE : BRIDGE VILLAGE PAST & PRESENT No 2. CONTENTS : 60 PAGES OF INFORMATION ABOUT THIS VILLAGE BETWEEN PORTREATH. Double your traffic.£9.99Free postageor Best Offer
PAST LAUNCESTON BUSINESSES ADVERTS & INVOICES - CORNISH - CORNWALLLAUNCESTON, CORNWALL. SEE SCANS.£12.99Free postage
NANCEKUKE COMMON & SCHOOL - PORTREATH - REDRUTH - CORNWALLTITLE : NANCEKUKE COMMON. JOHN HAS ADDED THE PICTURES OF FAMILIES WHO LIVED THERE INCLUDING THE "WATSONS, THOMAS, LAWRY AND HARRIS". P & P in UK = £,1.50.£6.00£1.50 postage
Winds of Change in a Sleepy Sussex Village: Rustington (Paperback), 97809933555.We delve into Peter Pan creator J. M. Barrie, who based his characters on families here in Rustington. Who in the village was related to royalty?. Which infamous character regularly stayed at the vicarage and what developments occurred as a result?.£17.13Free postage
INVADING AMERICA 1943 British Royal Artillery Battery History Anti Aircraft WW2From the rear side cover:In 1943, a British Royal Artillery Battery consisting of light and heavy anti aircraft guns plus searchlights was sent on a six month tour of the US to demonstrate how ordinary British soldiers were fighting and winning the Second World War.£20.99Top Rated PlusFree postageClick & Collect
NEWINGTON VILLAGE HISTORY Kent Street Road Place Names Local Colour PhotographsDiscover and understand more about them. Many names are self-explanatory and some more mysterious. The meaning and history attached to these names and much more, can be found in this book. I hope you will find it both interesting and informative.£19.99Top Rated PlusFree postageClick & CollectOnly 1 left!
King's Lynn Through Time by Paul Richards (Paperback, 2014)In excellent like new condition no apparent faults or defects.£7.49Free postage
Essex **Signed** BOXTED MIGRATION – The Great Migration to New England 1630-1640Boxted had also become a hotbed of puritan agitation against the established church. In 1630, Boxted’s vicar, Reverend George Philips, led 30 of his congregation to join 700 others from the East of England in a hazardous migration to the “Promised Land” of New England on the east coast of North America.£19.95£3.84 postage
GERALD OF WALES HISTORY Welsh Journey 12th Century Medieval Middle Ages CrusadesHe portrays the Welsh as strong fighters who defend their homes and land with their whole hearts, but who can also sing in cynghanedd and are able with words. The condition of the book is generally excellent.£12.99Top Rated PlusFree postageClick & Collect
FAKENHAM HISTORY North Norfolk Local Houses Roads People More Old PhotographsBook published by the author in 2015, 64 pages. Paperback (N6505X1) From the rear side cover:The first book in this series, Discovering Old Fakenham, proved very popular and since it was published more old pictures of the town have come to light.£11.99Top Rated PlusFree postageClick & CollectOnly 1 left!
RAF SCULTHORPE HISTORY Fakenham Norfolk Airfield Bomber Base Royal Air ForceBook published by the author in 2014, 64 pages. Then after fifty years it was finally closed for good. Or was it?. Since that time the fiying field has remained busy being used by the Army, RAF, USAF and who knows who else for training.£12.99Top Rated PlusFree postageClick & CollectOnly 1 left!
BILLY BELL. REDESDALE ROADMAN. BORDER BARD. POETRY. BYRNESS. NORTHUMBERLAND.VIVID AND UNCREASED CARD COVERS.£10.99Click & CollectFree postage
A DURHAM MINER AND HIS WIFE. JACK LAWSON. BEAMISH. CHESTER LE STREET. GOOD.RARE AND GOOD CONDITION BOOK. BIOGRAPHY OF JACK LAWSON. CARD COVERS SHOW SOME CREASING. NO INSCRIPTION. CLEAN CONTENTS.£9.99Free postage
(Essex) The Deceased Clergy of the Diocese of Brentwood: Biographical Summaries315 pages with illustrations. It gives a biographical summary (and for most entries there are illustrations) of the 200 deceased priests and five permanent deacons of the Diocese of Brentwood (1917-2012).£14.95£4.90 postage
Studley Warwickshire Photographic History Pubs Shops Railway Churches Sport etcThis first ever pictorial account attempts to capture a snapshot of village life throughout the decades. Studley's once dominant needle trade is also fully illustrated. STUDLEY THROUGH TIME. VILLAGE LIFE.£11.25Top Rated PlusFree postageClick & Collect
The Howards and the Tudors. Studies in Science and HeritageLindley, Phillip (ed.)., The Howards and the Tudors. This book uses space-age science as well as traditional art-historical analysis to study the tombs of the Howard family, dukes of Norfolk, in Framlingham Church, Suffolk.£14.95Free postage
VILLAGE VOICES - Memories of SONNING & SONNING EYE.162-Page Illustrated SoftbackSoftback book in good condition throughout.£12.50Est. delivery dateEst. delivery Thu, Jan 18FAST & FREE
A HISTORY OF CARPENDERS PARK STATION 1914-2014£20.00£3.00 postageor Best Offer
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