The Grose Family of Ilsington, Devon (2015)

This paper by Helen Wilson has been adapted from an article originally published in the Dartmoor Tinworking Research Group Newsletter 48 (2015) pp. 14-17. It is in pdf format and can be read using...

The Emergence of the Pinwill Sisters (2016)

The original of this paper by Helen Wilson was published in the Devon Buildings Group Newsletter 34 (2016) pp. 59-67. This is a slightly revised version created for this website. It is in pdf...

The Poetry of Anne Born: an Appreciation (2013)

This paper by John R. Cole 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...

People

People This section of the website is dedicated to the people who have contributed to the work of the Devonshire Association since its foundation in 1862. Each person has their own page which can...

John Lethbridge being lowered from a boat in his Diving-Machine

John Lethbridge and his Diving-Machine (1880)

By John S. Amery. (Read at Totnes, July, 1880). In May, 1879, Mr. W. Nosworthy, of Manaton, a member of this Association, invited my brother and myself to his house to examine some coins...