Download Atherstone Through Time by Christine Freeman PDF

By Christine Freeman

The old industry city of Atherstone constructed on a mile lengthy stretch of the Roman highway. Atherstone has been held in excessive esteem because medieval instances, and through 1880 there have been many institutions, accommodating the investors and visitors utilizing this thoroughfare. Coal mining and hatting have been the 2 major industries. As alternate constructed in the course of the commercial Revolution, the inhabitants grew and overcrowding and bad residing stipulations have been inevitable. The nationwide Slum Clearances brought within the Nineteen Thirties placed strain on Atherstone Rural District Council, to buy land from deepest landowners to construct new council homes. through the Nineties either the hatting and coal mining industries had thoroughly decreased. This ebook takes the reader on a nostalgic trip via time, evaluating how daily existence has replaced over the last 100 years.

Show description

Read or Download Atherstone Through Time PDF

Best travel in the united kingdom books

Folkestone Through Time

Folkestone via Time is a special perception into the illustrious heritage of this a part of the rustic. Reproduced in complete color, this can be an exhilarating exam of Folkestone, the well-known streets and the recognized faces, and what they intended to the folks of Folkestone in the course of the nineteenth and into the 20 th Century.

Lesereise London: Lizenz zur Weltstadt (Picus Lesereisen) (German Edition)

While a guy is bored with London, he's uninterested in existence! Dass guy Londons nie überdrüssig werden kann, stellte schon Samuel Johnson, Gelehrter und Hüter der englischen Sprache, fest. Stets neugierig die rasante Entwicklung verfolgend, streift Martin Müller durch die Stadt. Von seiner sofa in Cricklewood zieht er los und erzählt von Abenteuern, die ihn zu den Ikonen Londons, aber auch zu weniger prominenten Zielen führen.

Monmouth Through Time

Monmouth (Welsh: Trefynwy – ‘town at the Monnow’), is a conventional county city in Monmouthshire, Wales, and is found at the confluence of the River Monnow and River Wye. at the web site of a Roman castle, Blestium, it turned tested as a city while the Normans equipped a fort right here after 1067. In 1387, Monmouth was once the birthplace of Henry V, later the hero of the conflict of Agincourt – a legacy that has been mirrored within the identify given the city sq..

The Hebridean Way: Long-distance walking route through Scotland's Outer Hebrides (British Long Distance)

Formally introduced in 2017, the Hebridean approach deals walkers the chance to adventure the magic of Scotland's Outer Hebrides in a single inspirational trip. The waymarked path stretches 247km (155 miles) from Vatersay to Stornaway, linking ten significant islands of the archipelago via causeways and ferry crossings: Vatersay, Barra, Eriskay, South Uist, Benbecula, Grimsay, North Uist, Berneray, Harris and Lewis.

Extra info for Atherstone Through Time

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.36 of 5 – based on 14 votes