Tagged: tithe maps

Talking Tithes Maps (History Section)

Held by Zoom video conferencing A talk and discussion led by Derek Smithers, Chairman DA History Section. “Tithe maps and apportionments are an important source of information about the history and topography of a...

Bideford Branch report: Oct to Dec 2017

The autumn meetings kicked off in October 2017 with local historian and author, Paul Rendell from Okehampton, describing his fascinating work as a Dartmoor Guide. Known as ‘Dartmoor Paul’ he has been a Dartmoor...

The North Devon Tithe Map (Bideford Branch)

A talk by John Bradbeer “The North Devon Tithe Map”. Until the Tithe Commutation Act of 1836, tithes, originally a tenth of the harvest, were paid annually in kind to the rector of each...