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Powne’s House in Crediton

Powne’s House in Crediton – “A very complete mid C18 town house” By Clive Betts The title of this account of our house includes a quote from the Historic England listing1 that contains the...

Buildings Section Newsletter – Winter 2020

This newsletter, edited by Section Chair, Dr Helen Wilson, has contributions about some of the lesser-known parts of Exeter Cathedral; a shortened tour in words and images of a historic town house in Crediton;...

A painting of William Pengelly

Pengelly, The DA and Scholarship (2012)

Full title “William Pengelly, The Devonshire Association, and 150 Years of Scholarship.” by Dr Robin Wootton. You can download a copy by clicking on the downward-pointing icon in the middle of the toolbar below....

Borough in Northam and its Inhabitants (1926)

Full title “Borough, or Burrough, in Northam and its Inhabitants.” by Rev. Prebendary J. F. Chanter. You can download a copy by clicking on the downward-pointing icon in the middle of the toolbar below.

Literary Torquay (1918)

Up to at least the First World War, Torquay was a great magnet for the literati. This paper from 1918 lists many who lived there or visited the resort. There are some who are...

The Anglo-Saxon Mint at Lydford (2002)

This paper by John Allan is in pdf format and can be read using the viewer below. Alternatively a higher resolution copy can be downloaded via this link. John Allan’s year as President of...