CNHS Journal

To celebrate our tenth birthday in 2011 the Colmworth and Neighbours History Society initiated the publication of a local history journal. A second volume was published in 2013 and a third one in 2014.

A fourth volume will be available in December 2020.

Papers contained in volume one are:

Coppingford to Colmworth – a personal journey full of strange coincidences and a royal twist! – Janice Susan Smith
Land labour and parish well being in rural north Bedfordshire – what can be learned from the 1901 Census? – John Hutchings
The Burgoyne Family of Sutton, Bedfordshire – Christopher Walker
Andrew Trapp of Moscow, Bedford, Bushmead and Thurleigh – Sue Jarrett
Progress – a Keysoe family story – Alan Woodward
The belching boiler of Colmworth – Thelma Marks

Papers contained in volume two are:

Malt in Medieval Bedfordshire – John Hutchings
Bedfordshire in the English Civil Wars 1642-51 – Declan McCabe
Nelson’s Bedfordshire Men – David Davies
Making Leather in Bedfordshire – Walter Landmann
Martha Ann Topham – Colmworth School 1884-1893 – Jeanne Rainford
Christopher Cooper – Sue Jarrett
Francis Crawley’s Keysoe Sale – Alan J Woodward
The Sound of Music in Colmworth – Thelma Marks

The price of the CNHS Journal is £5 + p&p £1.60
Please contact our Acting Secretary, Dave Jarrett on
3 Collingwood Road, Eaton Socon,Cambridgeshire PE19 8JQ

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