A Bradford on Avon Bibliography


Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire


Books and booklets about Bradford on Avon and its surrounding area.

See also articles in journals

Those in orange are available for purchase at the Museum


Ager, D.V., D.T. Donovan, W.J. Kennedy, W.S. McKerrow, D.C. Mudge & B.W. Sellwood 1973. Geologists’Association Guides, No. 36: The Cotswold Hills.

Airs, Malcolm & Tyack, 2007. The renaissance villa in Britain 1500-1700.

Alderslade, John & Porter, Trevor & Whitcombe, John 2000. Thirty years of the Pump: the story of the Village Pump Folk Club and Festival during the 20th century.

Allsop, Niall 1987. Images of the Kennet & Avon: 100 years in camera: Bristol to Bradford-0n-Avon.

Anon 1858. An account of the parochial charities of Bradford-on-Avon, Wilts.  J. Rawling.

Anon 1970. A guide to the history and geology of Bath stone.

Antrobus, A. 1947. History of the Wilts and East Somerset Congregational Union. Prepared for the triple jubilee 1797-1947.

Arkell, Robert 2018. Bradford Leigh Fair: 2oo years of trade, revelry, wickedness and vice. Museum booklet

Arlett, Mike & Peters, Ivo 1987. Steam around Bath.

Atworth History Group. Atworth: a little history.

Atworth History Group 1982. Atworth: an economic and social history

Aubrey, John. Topographical collections. Edited and enlarged by J.E. Jackson 1862.

Backhouse, J, Turner, D.H. & Webster, L. 1984. The golden age of Anglo-Saxon art 966-1066.

Bacon, Roy H. 1982. Royal Enfield : the postwar models: the 125, 150, 250, 350, 500, 700, 750 singles and twins.

Baggs, A.P., Crittall, Elizabeth, Freeman, Jane & Stevenson, Janet H. 1980. ‘Parishes: Westwood’, in A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume XI. Victoria County History, ed. D. A. Crowley.

Bailey, B. The industrial heritage of Britain: a traveller’s guide.

Baker, John & Brookes, Stuart 2013. Beyond the Burghal Hidage: Anglo-Saxon civil defence in the Viking Age.

Barron, R.S. 1976. The geology of Wiltshire.

Batchelor, Kenneth Burden 1974. The story of Holt. No.3: The early years.

Baxter, John & Brooks, Linda 2014. A tribute to the men of Winsley who died in the First World War.

Belsey, James 1993. Gardens to visit in the West: 50 beautiful gardens in Avon, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire.

Berry, Keith 1998. Bradford on Avon’s schools: the story of education in a small Wiltshire town.

Berry, Warren 2009. The Kennet and Avon Navigation. A history.

Biddle, G. & Nock, O.S. 1990. The railway heritage of Britain.

Bowyer, Valerie 1976. Along the canal: The Kennet and Avon from Bath to Bradford-on-Avon.

Bradford on Avon Community Area Co-ordinating Group 2004. Our community 2005 and beyond : comprising the seven parishes of: Bradford on Avon, Monkton Farleigh, South Wraxall, Limpley Stoke, Winsley, Holt and Westwood.

Bradford on Avon Museum Society 2003. Bradford on Avon Millennium Embroidery. Bradford on Avon Museum.

Bradford on Avon Preservation Trust 1998. The West Barn, Barton Manor Farm, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire : an historic building survey : April-June 1998.

Bradford on Avon Urban and Economic Development Group 2006. Securing a better balance in Bradford on Avon : towards an economic development strategy and plan.

Branigan, Kenneth 1976. The Roman villa in south-west England. Moonraker Press.

Bray, N.S.M. 1984. The Devizes Branch.

Bristol Avon River Board 1961. Floods of December, 1960.

Brown, Clive 2014. Walking close to Bradford on Avon.

Brown, L.E. 1947. In and around the Limpley Stoke valley.

Bucknall, G.V.S.  1976. Two into one: Holt schools 1834-1935 

Burder, Alfred William Newson 1912. A Short Account of the Saxon Church of St. Laurence, Bradford-on-Avon, Wilts.

Byron, Robert 1935. Shell Guide to Wiltshire. New edition R.H. Cheetham & John Piper 1956 et seq.

Canham, Roy 2014. A land through time: a lidar survey of a part of the Bradford Hundred. Bradford on Avon Museum.

Carr, Rosemary 1998. Storied urns; an illustrated history of monuments in Holy Trinity Church, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire.

Carr, Rosemary 2004. The stained glass of Holy Trinity Church, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire.

Chandler, John 1993. John Leland’s itinerary- travels in Tudor England.

Chandler, J.A. (ed.) 1985. Wiltshire Dissenters’ Meeting House Certificates and Registrations, 1689–1852. Wiltshire Record Society

Chapman, Ann. D. 1993. Christ Church, Bradford on Avon: A history of the parish and church.

Child, M. 1995. Wiltshire County guide.

Clark, Roger 2012. Lost pubs of Bradford on Avon; a walker’s guide. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet.

Clark, Roger 2016. The Iron Duke. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet.

Clark, R.H. 1979. An historical survey of Great Western stations, vol.2.

Clarke, Eileen no date [1990?]. Bradford on Avon and district farmers’ discussion club : forty years history : 1950-1990.

Clarke, Harrington, revised edn. 1965. Bradford on Avon and its churches / by H Clarke, revised by A F Osborne.

Clew, Kenneth 1968. The Kennet & Avon Canal.

Clew, Kenneth R 1970. The Somersetshire Coal Canal and Railways

Clifton-Taylor, Alec 1981. Six more English towns. BBC

Cooper, Nicholas 2006. The Jacobean country house, from the archives of Country Life.

Corfield, M.C. (ed.) 1978. A guide to the industrial archaeology of Wiltshire.

Corney, Mark 2003. The Roman villa at Bradford on Avon: the investigations of 2002.

Corney, Mark 2004. The Roman villa at Bradford on Avon: the investigations of 2003.

Cosh, Stephen & Neal, David S. 2006. Roman mosaics of Britain: volume II South West Britain.

Cramp, Rosemary 2006. Corpus of Anglo-Saxon stone sculpture: vol VII South-west England.

Crowley, D.A. (ed.) 1989. The Wiltshire Tax List of 1332. Wiltshire Record Society (p 120-122)

Cruickshank, Dan 2011. The Country House Revealed: A Secret History of the British Ancestral Home

Cryer, N.B. 1989. Masonic Halls of England: the south

Dark, Adrian 2015. Bradford facades: made to measure.

Davies, J.S. 1908. The Tropenell cartulary.

Davis, James 2015.  Eric Walrond: A Life in the Harlem Renaissance and the Transatlantic Caribbean.

Davis, Julie 2016. From blackout to bungalows … WWII Home Front Wiltshire and the austerity years 1939-55.

De’Ath, Paul 2003. Images of England: around Bradford-on-Avon.

Defoe, Daniel 1724. Journal of a tour through Great Britain. Everyman edition.

DeGidio, Wanda Ware 2008. Hall family history.

Ditchfield, P.H. 1910. The manor houses of England.

Dobbie, B.M.W. 1979. Pounds or pinfolds and lockups.

Dobson, Margaret 1997. Bradford voices: a study of Bradford on Avon in the twentieth century. 2nd expanded edition 2011.

Dobson, Margaret 2006. Barton Grange: its history and restoration.

Dobson, Margaret & Slater, Gareth 2016. Barton Farm, the last thousand years. Bradford on Avon Preservation Trust

Dodge, Alan 2000. Freshford: the history of a Somerset village. [Many references to Bradford & Limpley Stoke]

Dodge, Alan 2012. From turnpike gates to Christmas Waits. Historical notes from village life.

Doel, William 1890. Twenty golden candlesticks! Or a history of Baptist nonconformity in western Wiltshire. Facsimile reprint 2005.

Dorling, E.E. 1906. Wilts and Dorset at the opening of the twentieth century. Contemporary biographies ed. by W.T. Pike

Dowdeswell, Prof. W.H, 1999. The Church of St Michael Atworth: A Short History

Draper, Simon Andrew 1999. Holt: continuity and change in the settlement of a Wiltshire parish. [University of Durham BA thesis]

Draper, Simon Andrew 2004. Landscape, settlement and society: Wiltshire in the 1st millennium AD. Durham University thesis online http://etheses.dur.ac.uk/3064/

Dryden, Alice 1906. Memorials of old Wiltshire.

Durman, Richard 2000. Classical buildings of Wiltshire and Bath: a Palladian quest.

Eales, Catherine 2001. Born in a valley.

Eales, Joyce 2001. An artist’s eye: 1960-2001.

Eyre, Henry 1731. A brief account of the Holt waters : containing one hundred and twelve eminent cures, perform’d by the use of the famous mineral waters at Holt (near Bath) in Wiltshire, being faithfully collected by Henry Eyre…

Falconer, Jonathon 1986. Seven bomber boys. [Canadian WW2 plane crash in Bradford]

Falconer, Jonathon 2009. Names in Stone: forgotten warriors of Bradford-on-Avon and district 1939-1945. Bed & Bolster.

Falconer, Jonathon 2010. Names in Stone: forgotten warriors of Bradford-on-Avon and district 1914-1918. Bed & Bolster.

Falconer, Jonathon 2018. The Great War & Bradford-on-Avon 1914-18.

Farrell, Daniel 2016. Riding on rubber: the story of Bradford on Avon’s world-renowned rubber industry. Bradford Museum booklet.

Farrell, Dan 2020. Rubber town. An expanded revision of Riding on rubber.

Farrell, Dan 2018. Moulton and the Hall: the Great War 1914-1918

Fassnidge, Harold 1988 Bradford on Avon past and present. Revised edition by Roger Jones 1993. Ex Libris Press.

Fassnidge, Harold & Maundrell, Peter 1983 Bradford on Avon: a pictorial record. Wiltshire County Council

Fernie, E. 1983. The architecture of the Anglo-Saxons.

Finberg, H.P.R. 1964. Early charters of Wessex.

Findlay, 1976. Soils of the southern Cotswolds. Soil Survey of Great Britain.

Forster, A., Hobbs, P.R.B., Monkhouse, R.A. & Wyatt, R.J. 1985. Environmental geology study: parts of west Wiltshire and south-east Avon. British Geological Survey (available as a PDF in a new tab)

Fuller, Margaret D. 1964 West Country friendly societies. University of Reading.

Fuller, R.F. 1946. Great Chalfield Manor, a property of the National Trust.

Gazard, David 2012. Abbey Mill. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet.

Geddes, Isobel 2003. Hidden Depths: Wiltshire’s geology and landscapes.

Geddes, Isobel 2014. Geology, landscape and building stone around Bradford-on-Avon. Bradford Museum booklet.

George Spencer Moulton & Co. Ltd 1948. A hundred years of rubber manufacture.

Gillam, Beatrice (ed) 1993. The Wiltshire flora.

Gillet, John 1989. William Herbert Allen 1863-1943.

Girouard, Mark 1966. Robert Smythson and the architects of the Elizabethan Era.

Gomme, Andor & Maguire, Alison 2008. Design and plan in the country house, from castle donjon to Palladian boxes.

Gover, J.E.B., Mawer, A. & Stenton, F.M. 1939. The place-names of Wiltshire.

Grose, David 1957. The flora of Wiltshire.

Hadfield, Charles 1967. The Canals of South West England.

Hadland, Tony 1981, 1982. The Moulton bicycle.

Halse, Roger & Castens, Simon 2000. The Somersetshire Coal Canal: A Pictorial Journey.

Hare, John 2011. A prospering society: Wiltshire in the later Middle Ages.

Harris, G. & Linham, P. (eds.) 2017. Mammals in Wiltshire. Second Edition.

Hart, Jonathon & McSloy, E.R. 2016. Later prehistoric settlement above the River Avon: archaeological investigations at Kingston Farm, Bradford-on-Avon. Cotswold Archaeology Report 16624. (link to a PDF in a new tab)

Hartley, Peter c1980. The story of Royal Enfield motorcycles.

Harvey, Robin & Barbara 2007. Winsley from Cecilia to Victoria.

Haslam, Jeremy 1976. Wiltshire Towns: the archaeological potential

Haslam, Jeremy (ed.) 1984. Anglo-Saxon towns in southern England.

Haynes, Robert & Slocombe, Ivor 2004. Wiltshire toll houses. Wiltshire Buildings Record.

Hawkins, Derek 2011. Bath stone quarries.

Heap, Derek (ed.) 2000. Turleigh 2000: portrait of a Wiltshire village.

Hembry, Phyllis (ed.) 1990. Calendar of Bradford-on-Avon Settlement Examinations and Removal Orders, 1725–1798. Wiltshire Record Society

Hey, Stan 1995. Filling spaces. [novel set in Bradford on Avon]

Hinde, Don 2001. A short tour of Christ Church, Bradford on Avon.

Hinton, David A. 2012. The Saxon Church Bradford-on-Avon. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet.

Hobbs, Steven 2010. Gleanings from Wiltshire parish registers. Wiltshire Record Society

Holden, James 2018. Wiltshire gate lodges: a guide and gazetteer.

Holden, James 2022. Wiltshire nonconformist chapels and meeting houses: a guide and gazetteer.

Holt Magazine 1992. Holt: an Introduction to the Village.

Howard, Adam & Nichol, Mat 2015. Archaeological interim excavation report: Trowle Solar Park, Trowbridge, Wiltshire [actually in Wingfield]. Cotswold Archaeology Report 15583.

Hughes, Janet 2006. Bearfield Church 1787, Bradford on Avon.

Hurley, Beryl & Tucker, Mary & Newton, Joyce (eds) 2003. Holt people in the early 19th century and the story of Holt Spa. Wiltshire Family History Society

Hurley, Beryl (ed.)  2004. Bradford on Avon applications for relief from out of town strays, 1832-1835 / transcribed by Beryl Hurley & Diana Grout. Wiltshire Family History Society.

Jackson, Rev J.E. 1854. Kingston House, Bradford.

Jackson, Rev. J.E. 1857. The History of the Priory of Monkton Farley, Wilts.

Jackson, Rev J.E. 1872. The Sheriffs’ Turn, Wilts, A.D. 1439.

Jenkins, D.T. & Ponting, K.G. 1982. The British wool textile industry 1770-1914.

Jenkins, [Sir] Simon 2004. England’s 1000 best houses. (Three in the Bradford Hundred area)

Jenkins, [Sir] Simon 2012. England’s 1000 best churches. (Two in Bradford on Avon)

Jeremiah, Josephine 2005. The Bristol Avon: a pictorial history.

Johns, Colin 2001. Bradford on Avon Conservation Area: Character Assessment.

Johns, Colin 2007. Wiltshire Historic Buildings Trust 1967-2007. [available as a PDF, opens in a new tab]

Jones, Roger 2012. Bradford on Avon printers and town directories. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet.

Jones, Roger 2019. Bradford on Avon … a town like no other.

Jones, Roger 2020. Bradford on Avon in lockdown.

Jones, Roger 2021. Walking tour of the Bradford Hundred.

Jones, Canon William 1858. Bradford-on-Avon. Revised by John Beddoe 1907.

Jones, W.H. 1873. St. Audoen’s Chapel.

Jones, Rev. W.H. 1913. A stroll through Bradford-on-Avon.

Kelly, S.E., 1996. Charters of Shaftesbury Abbey, Anglo-Saxon Charters V.

Kendall, S.G. 1944. Farming memoirs of a west country yeoman. [Monkton Farleigh]

Langdon, Gee 1976. The year of the map: portrait of a Wiltshire town in 1841.

Laslett, Stephanie 2013.  Brylcreem and broken biscuits. A street trail of Bradford on Avon’s shops in the 1950s.

Lewis, Arnold & Mattingly, Neil 2000. Limpley Stoke: its church and its people.

Lewis, John 2000. Otters, canals and fishes: the history of the Avon and Tributaries Angling Association, 1876-2000.

Lightfoot, John 1975. A history and description of Abbey Cloth Mills, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire and an anaylsis of it’s structure and style.

Linford, Neil, Linford, Paul & Payne, Andrew 2014. Little Chalfield, Atworth, Wiltshire. Report on geophysical survey, August 2014. English Heritage Report Series No. 78. [view as PDF]

Lintern, Michael J. 2015. Privileged: a Freshford boyhood.

Loadman, John & James, Francis 2009. The Hancocks of Marlborough: rubber, art and the Industrial Revolution  -a family of inventive genius.

McCamley, Nick 1998. Secret Underground cities.

McCamley, Nick 2002. Saving Britain’s art treasures.

McCamley, Nick 2004. Avoncliff: the secret history of an industrial hamlet.

McCamley, Nick 2010. Second world war secret bunkers.

McCann, John & Pamela 2011. Dovecotes and pigeon lofts of Wiltshire

MacDermot, E T 1927. History of the Great Western Railway, volume I 1833-1863.

MacDonald, Jennifer 2000. A millennium tale of monarchs, murder, mystery and mayhem.

McGlyn, Sean & Tegetmeier, Elizabeth 2005. The Catholic Church of St Thomas More, Bradford on Avon.

Mann, J. de L. 1971. The cloth industry in the West of England from 1640 to 1880.

March, L. & Stillman S.R. 1980. Holt United Reformed Church 1880-1980: a brief history.

Marshman, Michael 1982. Wiltshire : a photographic record, 1840-1920.

Marshman, Michael 1987. The Wiltshire village book.

Mattingly, Neil & Slater, Gareth 2007. Bradford’s railway.

Maundrell, Marilyn 2015. Growing up in Winsley: Marilyn’s story.

Mee, Arthur. The King’s England: Wiltshire

Mizen, Jenny 2000. Holt 1999: a year of village life.

Mock, Jack 1997. Bradford-on-Avon and district: the war years (1939-1945).

Mock, Jack no date. Herbert Nelson Mock, D.C.M. a Bradford moonraker goes to war.

Mock, Jack 2012. Bradford on Avon’s pubs and breweries. Ex Libris Press.

Monkton Farleigh Women’s Institute 2012. Our village: Monkton Farleigh and Farleigh Wick.

Morris, Graham P. (ed) 1996. The mystery of the Moultons! The riddle of Stephen George Moulton and his family in Australia 1878-1995. Privately published, Kilsyth, Victoria, Australia

Morris, Richard K. 1997. Greenland Upper Mill, Bradford on Avon : An archaeological analysis and survey.

Moulton, Alex 2009. Alex Moulton: Bristol to Bradford-on-Avon.

Mowl, Timothy 2004. Historic gardens of Wiltshire.

National Trust 2007. Great Chalfield Manor.

National Trust 2013. The Courts Garden.

Newland, William D. 1999. Secret corners.

Niblett, Bertram Sidney 1981. Memories of Bradford-on-Avon.

Nichols, Deborah (ed.) 1999. History and memories of Atworth at the end of the second millennium.

Nicol, Cheryl 2016. Inheriting the Earth: the Long family’s 500 year reign in Wiltshire.

Nightingale, J.E. 1891. The Church Plate of the County of Wilts.

Norwich, John Julius 1985. The architecture of Southern England.

Ody, Vicky 2005. The St Laurence story: the first 25 years in words and pictures.

Olding, W.J.H. 1994. The roads and paths of Holt and Broughton Gifford : with a look at some of the past history of the area.

Oliver, Robert W. 2005. Baptists in Bradford on Avon : the history of the Old Baptist Church, Bradford-on-Avon 1689-2005.

Pafford, J.H. P. [John Henry Pyle] 1940. Accounts of the Parliamentary Garrisons of Great Chalfield and Malmesbury, 1645–1646. Wiltshire Records Society.

Palmer, Marilyn & Neaverson, Peter 2005. The textile industry of South-west England: a social archaeology.

Parker, Derek & Chandler, John 1993. Wiltshire churches: an illustrated history.

Parker, Vanessa Brett 2001. South Wraxall: a book for the year 2000.

Parliamentary Papers Vol. 21, part 2, 1835: Further report of the commissioners for inquiry concerning charities (Bradford Hundred pp. 1210-1225)

Payne, Crystal 2015. The true story of Sally in the Wood.

Payne, John 2020. A West Country homecoming.

Perkins, S.S.  (ed.) 1948. A hundred years of rubber manufacture 1848-1948: George Spencer, Moulton & Co.

Perkins, T. 1901. The abbey churches of Bath and Malmesbury and the Church of Saint Laurence, Bradford on Avon.

Pevsner, Nikolas 1963. Buildings of England: Wiltshire. Revised by Bridget Cherry 1975 and by Julian Orbach 2021.

Pitt, Jonathon 1998. The Church of St Laurence, Bradford on Avon : a short guide.

“Polhill, Colonel” 1996. Colonel Polhill’s pukka guide to Bradford on Avon.

Ponting, Kenneth G. 1966. Clothing Villages on the Frome.

Ponting, Kenneth G. 1975 Wool and water: Bradford-on-Avon and the River Frome.

Powell & Powell 1917. The old priory, Bradford on Avon, Wilts. : Catalogue of the remaining portion of the antique and modern household furniture, antique china, oil paintings, old engravings, the library of books, and the usual household effects.

Powell, Adrian C. 1983. Bradford on Avon in old picture postcards.

Powell, W.R. 1953. A history of Bradford-on-Avon to 1950. Reprinted 1990 from the Victoria County History

Presland, John 2015. Botany where you are.

Price, Liz 1984. Bath freestone workings.

Priestland, Pamela 2010. From Domesday to dukedom. The history of the Pierrepont family.

Pugh, R.B. and Crittall, Elizabeth (eds.) 1953. A history of the County of Wiltshire, Vol. VII. Victoria County History. (see also W.R. Powell)

Pugh, Serena 2018. A serene view of Bradford on Avon

Rawling, Joseph 1866. Biographical Record of Joseph Rawling, Minister of the Countess of
Huntingdon’s Chapel, Bearfield, Bradford on Avon

Rees, Julia [2011]. A history of St. Mary’s School, Broughton Gifford.

Richardson, Charles James 1837. Observations of the architecture of England during the reign of Queen Elizabeth and King James I &c, &c.

Rogers, Joseph 2021. Tithe barns.

Rogers, Kenneth H. 1986. Warp and weft: the Somerset and Wiltshire woollen industry.

Rogers, K.H. 2002. Medical matters in Trowbridge. [includes Holt Spa]

Rogers, Kenneth 2014. The domestic woollen industry at Bradford-on-Avon. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet.

Rogers, K.H. 2019. Woollen industry processes: how cloth was made firstly in people’s houses then by machinery in factories.

Rolph, Andrew (ed.) 2014. Bradford on Avon Preservation Trust: a 50th anniversary celebration.

Scott-Moody, Christopher 1984. Leigh Park Hotel: a history of the house.

Seekings, John Cormac 2016. A small town history in maps. Bradford on Avon delineated.

Seekings, John 2018. Bradford on Avon: a new history.

Shehan, John 1974. A short history of 29 Market Street, Bradford on Avon. [The Town Club]

Slocombe, Ivor no date? Christchurch School: Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire.

Slocombe, Ivor 2012. Wiltshire village reading rooms. Wiltshire Buildings Record.

Slocombe, Ivor 2013. Bridges of Bradford-on-Avon. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet.

Slocombe, Ivor 2021. Bradford-on-Avon Probate Inventories 1550-1700. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet

Slocombe, Ivor & Clark, Roger 2010. The Christopher pharmacy. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet.

Slocombe, Ivor & Pamela 2015. Bradford on Avon: the medieval town. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet.

Slocombe, Ivor & Pamela 2021. Bradford on Avon 1500-1700. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet.

Slocombe, Ivor & Pamela 2016. The buildings of Barton Farm Bradford-on-Avon. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet.

Slocombe, Matthew. Clothiers to gentlemen. (Typescript thesis, a copy in Bradford on Avon Library)

Slocombe, Pamela M. 1988. Wiltshire farmhouses and cottages 1500-1850. Wiltshire Buildings Record.

Slocombe, Pamela M. 1992. Medieval buildings of Wiltshire. Wiltshire Buildings Record.

Slocombe, Pamela M. 1996. Architects and building craftsmen (with work in Wiltshire).

Slocombe, Pamela M. 2001. Wiltshire town houses 1500-1900. Wiltshire Buildings Record.

Slocombe, Pamela M. 2006. Architects and building craftsmen (with work in Wiltshire) part two.

Slocombe, Pamela M. (ed.) 2008. A guide to the industrial archaeology of Wiltshire.

Slocombe, Pamela M. 2012. The Hall, Bradford-on-Avon. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet.

Slocombe, Pamela & Roy Canham 2019. Budbury: from hillfort to houses. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet.

Smith, Nicky 2015. Watgrove, Great Chalfield earthwork survey. Historic England Research Report Series 91-2015.

Snailum & Sons 1963. Kingsfield, Bradford on Avon, Wilts. Catalogue of the remainder of the Antique furniture, silver, picture, books and outside effects [of Miss H M Newton] which Snailum and Sons … will arrange and sell by auction … on Thursday, May 23, 1963 …

Snailum, Susan (ed.) 2000. Westwood 2000: reflections on a village.

Spielmann, Isidore 1900. The Paris International Exhibition 1900: The Royal Pavilion.

Stacy, N.E. 2006. Charters and custumals of Shaftesbury Abbey. Oxford University Press.

Stanier, Peter 2006. Wiltshire in the age of steam: a history and archaeology of Wiltshire industry c1750-1950.

Steel, Philip 1994. The origins and lineage of St Laurence School, Bradford on Avon.

Stratton, Arthur 1920. The English interior: a review of the decoration of English houses from Tudor times to the XIXth century.

Sutton, Denys 1962. Westwood Manor, Bradford on Avon : the History of the house and its inhabitants.

Swift, Andrew & Elliott, Kirsten 2016. Ghost signs of Bath. [includes Bradford on Avon too]

Terson, Peter 1990. Under the fish, over the water.

Thomson, Sally M. 2016. Wiltshire almshouses and their founders.

Turpin, Trevor 2019. A gem in the Avon valley. [Avoncliff]

Tyers, Cathy, Matt Hurford & Martin Bridge 2014. Manor Farmhouse, South Wraxall, Wiltshire: Tree-Ring Analysis of Timbers. Historic England Research Report Series No. 65-2014

Tyrell, Stephen 2016. Sir James Tillie: his life, houses, and eccentric burial.

Vivian, George 1837. Some illustrations of the architecture of Claverton, and of the Duke’s House, Bradford, &c.

Volpi, Jean (ed.) 2010. Bradford on Avon survey of the poor 1827 – 1828 [and] Payments to the poor 1820 / transcribed and edited by Jean Volpi.

Walker, Thomas Larkins c1837. The History and Antiquities of the Manor-house and church of Great Chalfield, Wiltshire. Part II of his Examples of gothic architecture.

Walker, Thomas Larkins 1838. The History and Antiquities of the Manor House at South Wraxhall, and the Church of Saint Peter at Biddestone Wiltshire.

Walters, H.B. 1928. The Church Bells of Wiltshire: their inscription and history.

Watts, Ken 2007. The Wiltshire Cotswolds.

West Wilts Printing Co. (no date, c1900). Historic spots in Wiltshire.

Whalley, Robin 2008. The great Edwardian gardens of Harold Peto, from the archives of Country Life.

Whitlock, Ralph 1976. Wiltshire.

Whittock, Martyn 1997. Wiltshire place-names.

Whittock, Martyn and Hannah 2014. The Anglo-Saxon Avon Valley Frontier: A River of Two Halves

Whittock, Martin [sic] and Hannah 2014, Anglo-Saxon Bradford-on-Avon. Bradford on Avon Museum booklet

Willett, John 1993. Hospital diary [Winsley Chest Hospital].

Williams, Howard & Swallow, Rachel (eds) 2017. Wiltshire. Royal Archaeological Institute.

Williams, Mike 2013. Textile mills of south west England.

Willis, Anne 2001. Heard but not seen: a history of the bells of Holy Trinity, Bradford on Avon.

Wills, Henry 1985. Pillboxes: a study of UK defences 1940.

Wilson, Avice R. 1995. Forgotten harvest: The story of cheesemaking in Wiltshire

Wilson, Margaret 1992. The Limpley Stoke valley.

Wilson, Nancy R. 2012. Queen of speed: the racy life of Mary Petre Bruce.

Wiltshire County Council 1968. Leisure in Wiltshire. 2nd edition

Wiltshire County Council 1997. Creating the New Wiltshire : an opportunity to discuss the future : Bradford on Avon, a preliminary profile.

Wiltshire County Council 2005. A community fit for our children : a profile of the Bradford on Avon Community Areas and its villages.

Wiltshire Family History Society 1993. The Bishop’s transcripts and parish registers of Holt : baptisms and burials, 1580-1837. [photocopy in Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre]

Wiltshire Family History Society 2010. Bradford on Avon survey of the poor 1827-1828.

Wiltshire Family History Society 2017. The manor of Holt : Summary indexes of court records 1821-1865. 2, Manor Court Records.

Winfield, Gill, Paul O’Mahony & Bill Angliss 2000. Bradford cooks.

Winfield, Gill 2019, illustrated by Mike Dickinson. Whoosh! Billy and Bella meet the Memory Keeper. An historical adventure in Bradford on Avon.

Winsley Bypass Action Group 1994. The Winsley Bypass : a history in three parts.

Woodruffe, Brian 1982. Wiltshire villages

Woodruffe, William 1958. The Rise of the British Rubber Industry during the Nineteenth Century. University Of Liverpool.

Wright, Hugh 2011. The story of Great Chalfield, an account of the owners and occupiers of the Manor (1553-1913).

Wright, Hugh 2013. Widows, wives and daughters. The women who shaped the story of Great Chalfield.

Wright, Hugh 2017. The story of Great Chalfield : the first 550 years.

Wroughton, John 1999. Unhappy Civil War: the experiences of ordinary people in Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire.

Young, John 2006. Wiltshire watch and clockmakers. Volume 2.

Ziminski, Andrew 2020. The stone mason: a history of building Britain.

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