A History Of Bishop's Cleeve And Woodmancote by David H. Aldred

By David H. Aldred

This booklet tells the tale of Bishop Cleeve and Woodmancote over a interval of 12,000 years. The archaeological list, the written checklist and folks thoughts were skilfully interwoven to create the 1st finished background of those groups. the tale follows the fortunes of the population, from small teams of prehistoric farmers and on throughout the controlling effect of the Bishop of Worcester within the heart a while, to the normal farming of the 19th century which was once swept away via the advancements following the arriving of Smiths manufacturing unit in 1939. the new swift enlargement considering 1990 has supplied a lot new wisdom in regards to the early historical past of the world and this can be defined right here for the 1st time. even if a newcomer desirous to be aware of extra concerning the villages or a long-time resident desirous to upload to their very own wisdom, or simply a person attracted to neighborhood background, each person will locate a lot of curiosity even if it the reason of conventional scenes or the exploding of ordinarily held myths concerning the past.

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