Family History Federation

The Devon Historian, Volume 35 (October 1987)

Second Hand. Good condition. Some minor wear.

Journal of the Devon History Society.


  • Notices
  • Tudor artillery towers and their role in the defence of Plymouth 1588
  • Robert Gaul I and II, Exeter’s last pewterers
  • The ‘Torbay Cyclone’ of 1866
  • Poor relief in early Victorian Plymouth
  • Messages from the past
  • Coldharbour working wool museum, Uffculme
  • Devon death anniversaries. compiled by Adrian Reed
  • The old field names
  • A graveyard project at Tavistock, reported by John Pike
  • New contributors
  • Reviews:
    • Raleghs Country, by Joyce Youings
    • Crown pleas of the Devon Eyre of 1238, ed. Henry Summerson
    • Drake of Crowndale, by P.T. Keppel-Jones and J. Wans
    • The Industrial Archaeology of Dartmoor, by Helen Harris
    • Payne’s Devon, ed, Peter Hunt
    • Tavistock’s yesterdays, by G. Woodcock
    • Sources of a new maritime history of Devon, ed, David Starkey
    • Ship’s crew Lists in the Devon Record Office. Devon County Council
    • Sandford, Upton Hellions, by Daphne Munday
    • Scandal in the workhouse, by Laurie Manton, and The Land of Goschen, by Anne German
    • Kingston remembered, Kingston History Society
    • Parish maps. and the parish boundary, by Tom Greeves
    • About Tavistock, Tavistock and District Local History Society
  • Notices


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