Publications&Membership

“The Pity of War” – WWI concert in St Mary Magdalene Church 19th October 2014

The CD is free but if you order by post please pay p&p 

Leintwardine Postcards : A set of eight different postcards featuring people in Leintwardine from the 1920s to the 1950s

Mr Hudson and his daughters outside their drapers shop in Church Street, Leintwardine 1940's

Mr Hudson and his daughters outside their drapers shop in Church Street, Leintwardine 1940’s

 

A series of cards depicting scenes from everyday Leintwardine life

Each card has a descriptive text on the reverse and they are available from the LHS office on Tuesdays and on the first Saturday of the month at £3.50 per set or by mail (add 50p p&p for up to two packs)

We also stock a very attractive folded card with envelope showing a Tithe Map of Leintwardine from 1846 at £1 per piece. 

Requests to the LHS Secretary, contact details see below

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A5 BOOKLETS

January 2015

BANASTRE TARLETON and LEINTWARDINE

A profusely illustrated booklet outlining the life of General Sir Banastre Tarleton and his association with Leintwardine. 

32 pages with 25 illustrations. ISBN 0-9543194-1-9   £5

 

THEY SHALL GROW NOT OLD

A commemorative booklet issued on the 90th anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War listing alphabetically, with brief biographical notes, all the men of the Parish of Wigmore Abbey who died as a result of action in the two World Wars.

(The Wigmore Abbey Parish is comprised of the churches of Adforton, Brampton Bryan, Burrington, Downton, Elton, Leinthall Starkes, Leintwardine, Pipe Aston and Wigmore.)  Third edition. 38 pages with 34 illustrations.   £5

 

AN 1814 TOUR OF ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND (Out of print)

A fascinating diary, recounting the travels of a touring party including Leintwardine residents Sir Banastre Tarleton and his wife, with commentary on the nature of inns and catering in early nineteenth-century Britain.

24 pages with 4 illustrations. ISBN 0-9543194-3-5   £4

 

REMINISCENCES OF LIFE IN BRAMPTON BRYAN

by Robert Geoffrey Walter Messer (1903-88)

A most valuable compilation of personal recollections with footnotes and drawings by Geoffrey James Messer, son of the author, and related photographs.

36 pages with 15 illustrations. ISBN 0-9543194-4-3   £4

 

MEMORIES OF BRAMPTON BRYAN by Geoffrey James Messer (1947-2006)

A companion to the booklet by his father, R G W Messer, focussing on Brampton Bryan and district in days gone by.

56 pages with 12 illustrations. ISBN 0-9543194-5-1   £4

 

 

NOTES ON BRINGEWOOD FORGE and THE DOWNTON WALKS

by Barney Rolfe-Smith

An absorbing and meticulously researched paper, beautifully illustrated, on Bringewood Forge and the Downton estate, an important example of the Picturesque landscape. 40 pages with 51 illustrations, mostly in full colour.

ISBN 0-954-31947-8   £6

 

SCENES FROM THE PAST: LEINTWARDINE from the mists of time until 1900 

This booklet contains a wealth of information and early pictures of Leintwardine.

Second, enlarged, edition. 40 pages with 70 illustrations.  ISBN 0-9543194-2-7   £4

 

SCENES FROM THE PAST: LEINTWARDINE in the Edwardian era. 

This profusely illustrated full-colour booklet reflects the richness of material available in the golden age of the picture postcard. 56 pages with 76 illustrations. ISBN 0-954-31948-6   £5  

 

UK p&p: £1 for any 1, £1.50 for any 2-3, £2.50 for any 4 or more

 

Please send orders (with pre-payment) or enquiries to:

The Secretary, Leintwardine History Society,

3 Orchard Cottages, Marlow, Leintwardine, SY7 0JP

 Email: pauline.kenward@gmail.com 

Cheques should be made payable to The Leintwardine History Society

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LEINTWARDINE HISTORY SOCIETY

MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION

(1st April 2015 – 31st March 2016)

 

 

ANNUAL RATES  –  £20 per member

£30 for 2 members residing at the same address.

  

Please complete and return to:

Pauline Kenward, LHS Secretary

3 Orchard Cottages,

Marlow, Leintwardine,  SY7 0JP

E-mail: pauline.kenward@gmail.com

 

Cheques should be made payable to the Leintwardine History Society.

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    (Delete as appropriate.)

OR

 

 I would prefer to pay my/our subscription by Standing Order and have completed the form below.

STANDING ORDER

 

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Please pay on 1st April 2015/immediately (delete as applicable), and on 1st April each year thereafter:

Lloyds TSB Bank plc, Broad Street, Ludlow                   Sort Code: 30-95-27

For the credit of Leintwardine History Society             Account Number: 00786097 

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