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A tribute to the life and work of Brian Torode

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Brian’s Dorset Holiday with his Family (1956)

To download this account of Brian Torode’s holiday in Dorset please press the link below: Brian was brought up on the Island of Guernsey during the German occupation and this … Continue reading

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Red Cross Letters from Guernsey

  To download these Red Cross Letters sent to members of the Torode Family of Guernsey.

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A Guernsey Childhood

To download this account of Brian’s childhood in Guernsey please press this link:

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Thornbury Parish Registers: Baptisms

Transcribed by Richard Byrd

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Thornbury Parish Registers: Burials

Transcribed by Richard Byrd

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Thornbury Parish Registers: Marriages

Transcribed by Richard Byrd

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Thornbury, Gloucestershire -The 1841 Census

The 1841 census returns kindly transcribed by Richard Byrd.

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Woodchester Priory

To download this album of photographs and postcards of Woodchester Priory from the collection of Richard Barton, please press the link below: Two fascinating stories from Woodchester Priory with thanks … Continue reading

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Blackfriars Junior School, Llanarth Court

Hugh Allen, author of ‘New Llanthony Abbey – Father Ignatius’s Abbey at Capel-y-ffin,’ has produced an article which tells the story of Blackfriars Junior School at Llanarth Court in Monmouthshire. … Continue reading

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St Augustine’s Matson

To download the following documents about the history of this parish and the architecture of its church, please press the links below: These essays have been carefully researched by the … Continue reading

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