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Other Resources - Further Information about Church Stretton History


For other local history groups in Shropshire, please go to this page

"Church Stretton Through the Ages"  Tony Crowe and Barrie Raynor  ISBN 978-0-9568018-0-7

"Church Stretton"  David Bilbey ISBN  0 85033 569 8  

"A History of The Church of St Laurence, Church Stretton"  Douglas Grounds Logaston Press ISBN (paperback) 1 873827 43 1

"Ticklerton Tales"  A History of Eaton-under-Heywood Alan Dakers  ISBN 

0 9512250 1 4

"Geology of Shropshire" Dr Peter Toghill ISBN 9781861268037

"Fordritishope" History of a Shropshire Parish: Hope Bowdler, Ragdon and Chelmick   Alan Dakers  ISBN  0 9512250 0 6

Victoria County History: Church Stretton [British History Online] 

For further suggestions, check out the excellent local independent bookseller Burway Books, specialist stockists of local history publications.

There is a collection of local history books, pamphlets and research material available either to borrow or to consult in the Church Stretton Library, and the Shropshire Archives.

The Gresham College has an extensive collection of free online lectures, including a history section. Although not local history, they are a valuable resource for anyone interested in history. Many are available for viewing for quite a while after the original broadcast: for example: The Death of Richard III: CSI Meets History

Church Stretton History - Local Area History Group

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