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Book Review – St Martin’s Island

Todd Gray and Sue Jackson, St Martin’s Island. An introductory history of forty-two Exeter buildings. The Mint Press, Exeter, 2017, 192 pp, full colour illustrations, £15.00, pbk, ISBN 978 1 903356–71–5 As flames engulfed...

The Husbandry of Devon and Cornwall (2009)

This paper by Robin Stanes is in pdf format and can be read using the viewer below. Alternatively the pdf file can be downloaded via this link. Permission to republish this paper for research...

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Some Devonshire Field-Names (1913)

Full title: Some Devonshire Field-Names, with suggestions as to their signification, by Edwin Stanbury, of North Wyke, near North Tawton. Communicated by C. H. Laycock. (Read at Buckfastleigh, 24th July, 1913.) Note. Mr. Stanbury’s...

Early Printing in Devon (1928)

This 1928 paper by Lady Radford – her Presidential address – is in pdf format and can be read using the viewer below. Alternatively the pdf file can be downloaded via this link.

The Geodiversity of Torbay (2012)

By Professor Malcolm B. Hart. (Read at Torquay, June 2012) Abstract On 6 January 1912, Alfred Wegener presented his new ideas on the ‘origins of continents and oceans’ at the Senckenberg in Frankfurt-am-Main. A...