sources & bibliography

sources & bibliography

Sources & Bibliography consulted for this website

 

Anon
The Evangelical Magazine and Missionary Chronicle
(1818)

Ansell, Robin & Barnes, Marion Around Yeovil
(Chalfont, Stroud, 1995)

Ansell, Robin & Sweet, Jack Then & Now Yeovil
(Tempus, Stroud, 2002)

Antonioz, Fr Joseph The Catholic Church of the Holy Ghost, Yeovil
(1928)

Aplin & Barrett The Call of the West: A Book of Tours
(Aplin & Barrett, 1930s)

Ashworth, Chris Action Stations: Military Airfields of the South West
(Patrick Stephens Ltd, 1990)

Aston, Michael (Ed.) Aspects of the Medieval Landscape of Somerset
(SCC, Taunton, 1988)

Batten, J An Early Chapter of the History of Yeovil
(Proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society. 1898)

Beckett, JR Somerset Viewed through a Camera
(Beckett, Yeovil. 1897)

Beet, Toni Yeovil: A History & Celebration
(Frith, Salisbury, 2004)

Yeovil: An Illustrated Miscellany
(Frith, Salisbury, 2004)

Billingsley, John General View of the Agriculture in the County of Somerset (1797)

Bliss, WH & Johnson, C (Eds.) Calendar of Papal Registers Relating to Great Britain and Ireland, Vol 3 - 1342-1362  
(Inst. of Historical Research, 1897)

Borough of Yeovil Government Evacuation Scheme
(Whitby, Yeovil. 1940)

Bradley, Mike Discover Yeovil
(Michael Bradley, Yeovil. 2005)

Brooke, Leslie Baptists in Yeovil - History of the Yeovil Baptist Church
(Publisher unknown. 2002)

The Book of Yeovil

(Barracuda, Chesham, 1978)

Yesterday's Yeovil
(Barracuda, Chesham, 1989)


The Parish Church of St John Baptist, Yeovil

(FOSJY, Yeovil, 1994)


Yeovil: A Pictorial History
(Phillimore, Chichester, 1994)


Yeovil History in Street Names
(Western Gazette, Yeovil, undated)

Glove-Making in Yeovil and District
(SSDC, Monograph 4, undated)

Village Clubs and their Brasses
(SSDC, Monograph 7, undated)

Newspapers in South Somerset
(SSDC, Monograph 10, undated)

Yesterday's Yeovil and its Traders
(Fox Publications Ltd, Yeovil. Undated)

Brown, Donald Somerset v Hitler
(Countryside Books, Newbury. 1999)

Brutton, Joseph & Sons Ltd Brutton and Mitchell, Toms: Guide and Souvenir
(British Publishing Co Ltd. Undated)

Buckler, William Ilchester Almshouse Deeds (1866)

Burke, Sir Bernard A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain & Ireland: Vol 1
(Harrison, 1871)

Charity Commission Reports - Various
(Publishers Unknown, 1818 - 1850s)

Churchill, Winston S The Second World War, Volume 1: The Gathering Storm
(Penguin, London. 1949 - reprint 2005)

The Second World War, Volume 2: Their Finest Hour
(Penguin, London. 1949 - reprint 2005)

Clemas, FM Old Yeovil
(Fox, Yeovil, 1987)

Collinson, Rev. John The History and Antiquities of the County of Somerset (1791)

History of Somerset
(1795)

Community Heritage Access Centre, Artillery Road Proposed Sites for Air Raid Wardens' Posts
(Dated September 1939)

Key Plan of proposed Air Raid Shelters: Area No 4
(Ref: YEOVM.2004.545. Dated 6/11/1940)

Key Plan of proposed Air Raid Shelters: Area No 5
(Ref: YEOVM.2004.548. Dated 6/11/1940)

Key Plan Showing Position of Air Raid Shelters
(Ref: YEOVM.2004.561. Dated 28/5/1942)

Public Air Raid Shelters. Site Plan
(Ref: YEOVM.2004.544. Stamped 28/5/1942)

Darling-Feenan, Nicola Yeovil - A Photographic History of Your Town
(Frith, Salisbury, 2001)

Duffus, Jane Yeovil Cinemas Through Time
(Amberley, Stroud, 2013)

Evans, Michael J Yeovil in Old Picture Postcards, Volume 1
(Europese Bibliotheek. 1994)

Yeovil in Old Picture Postcards, Volume 2

(Europese Bibliotheek. 1997)

Fleming, Peter Operation Sea Lion
(Pan Books, Oxford. 1957, reprinted 2009)

Frith Book Co Ltd Yeovil: An Illustrated Miscellany
(Frith Book Co Ltd, Salisbury. 2004)

So You Think You Know Yeovil
Frith Book Co Ltd, Salisbury. 2004)

Gairdner, J & Brodie, RH (Eds.) Letters and Papers, Foreign and Domestic, Henry VIII, Vol 21 Pt 2
(Inst. of Historical Research, 1910)

Gilbert, Capt. David St John the Baptist, Yeovil
(Photo Precision Ltd. St Ives, Hunts. 1980s ?)

Gittos, Brian & Moira Yeovil: The Hidden History
(Tempus, Stroud, 2004)

Goodchild, John Martin Strong, Vicar of Yeovil 1690-1720
(Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological Society. 1932)

Elizabethan Yeovil as recorded in Churchwardens Accounts
(Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological Society. 1942)

The Borough of Yeovil: Its History and Government Through the Ages
(Yeovil Borough Council, 1954)

Guy, John R YDH 1853-1983 - The Story of Yeovil District Hospital
Undated

Harper, Jean Yeovil Girls' High School
(Remous Ltd, Milborne Port, 1991)

Hawkins, Mac Somerset at War
(Dovecote Press, Wimborne. 1996)

Hayward, Leonard C Local History of South Somerset and Yeovil
(Privately published lecture notes. 1963)

From Portreeve to Mayor: The Growth of Yeovil 1750-1854

(Castle Cary Press, Castle Cary, 1987)

Hayward, L & Brooke, L Bygone Yeovil
(Yeovil Archaeological & Local History Society, 1980)

Hayward, L & McDowell, RW The George Hotel, Yeovil
(Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological Society, 1980s)

Hobart, Maj. FWA The Bren Gun
(Profile Publications, Windsor. 1972)

Hornsey, Brian Ninety Years of Cinema in Yeovil
(Fuchsiaprint, Stamlord. 1998)

Hull, William The History of the Glove Trade
(Effingham Wilson, Royal Exchange, London. 1834)

Keynes, SD & Lapidge, M Alfred the Great
(Harmondsworth, 1983)

Kleineke, Hannes Borough Market Privileges
(Centre for Metropolitan History, London, 2006)

H.M.S.O. Journal of the House of Commons
(Vol 85, 1830)

House of Lords Journal
(Vol 63, 1831)

Hull, William History of the Glove Trade (1834)

Lawson-Clarke, Peter The Glovers of Yeovil
(Remous Ltd, Milborne Port. 1996)

Lewis, Samuel A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848)

Lovell, John A The Development and Provision of Elementary Education in the Town of Yeovil 1870-1914
(St Paul's College, Cheltenham. 1969)

MacKenzie, SP The Home Guard - a Military and Political History
(Oxford University Press, Oxford. reprint 1995)

Maddocks, N The West at War
(Sutton, Stroud, 2005)

Maxwell Lyte, HC (Ed.) A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancient Deeds: Vol 1
(History of Parliament Trust, London, 1890)

A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancient Deeds: Vol 2

(History of Parliament Trust, London, 1894)

A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancient Deeds: Vol 3
(History of Parliament Trust, London, 1900)

Calendar of Close Rolls, Edward II  
(History of Parliament Trust, London, 1898)

Calendar of Close Rolls, Richard II: Vol 3 - 1385-1389  
(History of Parliament Trust, London, 1921)

Minnitt, S & Young D Tickets, Checks & Passes from the County of Somerset
(Somerset County Council, 1990)

Murless, Brian J Somerset Brick & Tile Manufacturers
(Somerset Industrial & Archaeological Society, 2000)

Murray, Stephen In & Around Yeovil and Sherborne
(Viking Press, Yeovil. 1931)

Yeovil, Sherborne and the West Country
(Viking Press, Yeovil. 1941)

Newspapers, various dates Exeter & Plymouth Gazette
Sherborne Mercury
Taunton Courier and Western Advertiser
Western Flying Post
Western Flying Post Sherborne & Yeovil Mercury
Western Gazette

Newton & Co Year Book and Medical Guide 1933
(United Chemists Association, Cheltenham. 1933)

Newtown History Forum Newtown
(Newtown History Forum, Yeovil. 2012)

Oakley, Mike Somerset Railway Stations
(Dovecote Press, Wimborne. 2002)

Old, John A Walk through Preston Plucknett in the 1920s
(Privately published. 1994)

Ordnance Survey OS Getamap
All modern maps on this site are from the free OS Getamap online service.

Osborn, Bob The Taunton Stop Line
(WBD Publications, Yeovil, 2011)

The Medieval Carved Bench Ends of South Somerset
(WBD Publications, Yeovil, 2003)

The Parish Churches of South Somerset
(WBD Publications, Yeovil, In Preparation)

Petter, Percival
The Story of Petters Limited
(1933. Reprint, 1989)

Phelps, Rev. William The History and Antiquities of Somersetshire
(Nichols, London.1839)

Richmond, LM & Turton, Alison The Brewing Industry: A Guide to Historical Records
(Manchester University Press, 1990)

Robinson, Stephen Somerset Place Names
(Dovecote Press, Wimborne, 1992)

Sarkar, Dilip Angriff Westland
(Ramrod Publications. 1994)

Scott, Paul A Look at West Country Cinemas

Sharp, JEES (Ed.) Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem, Vol 2 - Edward I (Inst. of Historical Research, 1906)

Somerset Record Office Register of Air Raid Shelters in Somerset
Ref: C/CD/1/3/5

List of Public Air Raid Shelters in Somerset
Ref: C/CD/1/3/6

Somerset Historic Environment Record


Stokes, James D Robin Hood and the Churchwardens in Yeovil
(ADM Press, New York. 1986)

Sweet, Jack Yeovil's Years
(Amberley, Stroud, 2010)

Yeovil Memories
(Amberley, Stroud, 2012)

Yeovil in the Great War 1914-18
(Amberley, Stroud, 2014)

Taylor, MV and Collingwood, RG
Roman Britain in 1926
(Journal of Roman Studies, Vol 16, 1926)

Trade Directories Trade Directories, Various
From 18th century onwards

Vickery, Daniel Sketch of Yeovil (1856)

Victoria County Histories Religious Houses: House of Bridgettines
(Victoria County Histories, 1969)

  A History of the County of Somerset: Volume 2
(Victoria County Histories, 1911)

Waddell, PDS Co-operative Checks, Tickets, Tokens & Coins
(British Assn. of Numismatic Societies, Manchester. 1993)

Warbis, Alfred Fragments of South Somerset - A Short History of Yeovil
(Viking Press, Yeovil. 1920s)

Yeovil: The Centre of the West
(Viking Press, Yeovil. 1920s)

War Office Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-19
(JB Hayward & Sons, Polstead, Suffolk. 1920 reprinted 1989)

Western Gazette Yeovil 1939-1945
(Western Gazette, 1948)

Westland Apprentices &
Student Association
Yeovil Above and Beyond
(Western Gazette, 2004)

Whitby, E & Son Whitby's Views of Yeovil
(E Whitby & Son, Yeovil. Undated)

Wilson, Jeffrey The Somerset Home Guard
(Millstream Books, Bath. 2004)

Wryall, Everard The History of the Somerset Light Infantry (Prince Albert's) 1914-1919
(Methuen & Co, London. 1928)

Yeovil Archaeological &
Local History Society
Yeovil: The Changing Scene
(Yeovil Archaeological & Local History Society. 1981)

Yeovil Corporation Jubilee 1910-1935 - Yeovil Souvenir Programme
(Yeovil Corporation, 1935)

Yeovil Councils - Various Yeovil Guide (Official)
Various editions from 1920s to 1990s

Yeovil Defence Committee Borough of Yeovil - Civil Defence 1942
(Edwin Snell & Sons, Yeovil. 1942)

Yeovil District Co-Operative Society Limited Yeovil District Co-Operative Society Limited 1889-1939
Jubilee Souvenir Brochure

(Yeovil District Co-Operative Society Limited. 1939)

Yeovil Nonconformist Chapel Independent Baptism Registers, 1794-1836

Young, David Somerset in the Old Days
(Bossiney Books. 1984)