sources & bibliography

sources & bibliography

Sources & Bibliography consulted for this website


The Evangelical Magazine and Missionary Chronicle

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

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)

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)

Brooke, Leslie 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)

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

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)

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

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)

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

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

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

Goodchild, John 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

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

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

Hayward, Leonard 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)

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

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)

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

Newspapers, various Exeter & Plymouth Gazette (1838)
Sherborne Mercury (various)
Taunton Courier and Western Advertiser (1838)
Western Flying Post (various)
Western Flying Post Sherborne & Yeovil Mercury (1826)
Western Gazette (various)

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

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

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)

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

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

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

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)

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)