Belton History Society

Contents

Descriptions of Belton published in 1811 and 1846

Selected & annotated by Ian Broughton

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The Mystery of the Quaker Grave

Research by Audrey Walker

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A Letter from Thomas Davenport, but who was Nancy?


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Haytime and Harvest


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Henry Branston of Belton - his Poetry and his Book

Research by Julie Banham and Philip Walker

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Memories of Wartime Evacuation to Belton


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20th Century Local Weddings


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The Ancient Order of Foresters in Belton

Research by Kathleen Angell and Jo Holroyd

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Sport in Belton


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A Checklist of the Birds in Belton recorded 2005/2006

Compiled by Peter Killips, Jane Pearson,
Ian Broughton, Sarah Gregory, Terry Mitcham, Philip & Audrey Walker.

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