A story of a Gloucestershire village during the First World War, and how its inhabitants individually and collectively contributed towards victory.
This book is fully indexed with many photographs.
By : Derek James
As an important crossing point of of the River Severn, Gloucester has played an important role in history from Roman times to the present day. It was founded in AD 97 under Emperor Nerva and has a rich and varied history, reflected in its architecture and the stories told by its people. Gloucester is a cathedral city and capital of its county – a richly historic place worthy of a visit. Gloucester History Tour takes the reader on a journey of significant places of interest within the city, including the beautiful cathedral, celebrated docks (newly renovated) and its noteworthy streets.
By: Christine Jordan
From Roman Times to Victorian Grandeur, Gloucester has a proud and distinctive architectural identity. This extraordinary history is embodied in the buildings that have shaped the city. Gloucester in 50 Buildings explores the history of this rich and vibrant community through a selection of its greatest treasures. from its imposing cathedral to the striking Docklands redevelopment, this unique study celebrates the city’s heritage in a new and accessible way. Well-known local author Christine Jordan guides the reader on a tour of the city’s historic buildings and its more modern architectural delights.
By : Joe McCall
By : David King
By : Darrel Kirby
By : Rebecca Sillence
By: Gofff Sandles
Local historian Geoff Sandles returns with the final book in the series of Gloucestershire pubs Through Time, and takes us on a journey down the River Severn from Tewkesbury to the Vale of Berkely
covering the pubs in the City of Gloucester and its suburbs. From isolated riverside inns to bustling cith pubs this selection of archive images is sure to impress, and will bring back memories of the bygone era and the humble public house.
By : R.Sale