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Tag Archives: Cheltenham

St Peter’s Church, Cheltenham

To download this talk given in 2006 to members of the Cheltenham Local History Society by the Reverend Stephen Eldridge, please press the link below:

March 3, 2021 · Leave a comment

Ursulines in Cheltenham

To download ‘The Ursulines in Cheltenham’ by Richard Barton please press the link below: See also ‘The Daughters of the Cross in Cheltenham 1863-1873’: See also ‘St Gregory’s Convent, Cheltenham’:

July 29, 2020 · 2 Comments

Holyoake’s Journey of 1842

George Jacob Holyoake’s Journey of 1842 by Catherine Howe (2012) Here is an easy to read and interesting book which follows the connection between early nineteenth century socialism and the … Continue reading

February 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Father Ignatius of Llanthony

To download Richard Barton’s ‘Father Ignatius of Llanthony – Photographs and Postcards of Llanthony Abbey from my collection’ please press the link below: To download Brian Torode’s ‘Father Ignatius Lyne … Continue reading

September 28, 2017 · 3 Comments

Suffolk Lawn and Lypiatt Terrace, Cheltenham

To download this essay by Brian Torode on Suffolk Lawn and Lypiatt Terrace, Cheltenham, please press the link below:

January 9, 2017 · 2 Comments

History of Southam, Gloucestershire

Southam – An Historical Account of the Hamlet and Parish of Southam in Gloucestershire (June 1962) by Brian E. Torode Back in 1962 Brian Torode produced this historical study of … Continue reading

January 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Daughters of the Cross in Cheltenham

To download Richard Barton’s essay, ‘Daughters of the Cross in Cheltenham 1863-1873,’ please press the link below:

January 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Brian’s Retirement Party Video

Brian was Head Teacher of Elmfield Junior School, Swindon Road, Cheltenham, from 1982 until his retirement in 1996. His retirement party took place on Monday 16th December at the school … Continue reading

October 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Some Cheltenham Buildings

To download Brian Torode’s selection of lesser-known Cheltenham buildings designed by John Middleton, William Hill Knight and others, please press the link below: These notes were produced for a County … Continue reading

August 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

St Stephen’s Church, Tivoli

To download this album of postcards and photographs of St Stephen’s Church, please press the link below: To download Brian Torode’s account of the War Memorial Chapel, St Stephen’s Church, … Continue reading

July 27, 2016 · Leave a comment