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Inscription on obelisk to W. J. Wills in Totnes

Wills, The Australian Explorer (1893)

By T. W. Windeatt. (Read at Torquay, July, 1893.) The little town and ancient borough of Totnes has during its lengthened history been the birthplace of men, not a few of whom have made...

Joseph Pitts of Exeter (?1663 – ?1739). (1920)

By Miss Cecily Radford. (Read at Totnes, 21st July, 1920.) The seventeenth century appears to be regarded by many Devonians as a kind of anti-climax after the glories of the sixteenth. Drake and Raleigh,...