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Barton Family of Slimbridge

The Barton Family of the Vale of Berkeley Blacksmiths and Farmers of Slimbridge  Robert Barton (1604(?)-1663) and Susannah Holway (-1684) Yeoman of Thornbury | John Barton I (1636-1687) and Mary Thurston … Continue reading

June 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Farming in Slimbridge by George Barton

George Barton (1922-1999) gave a talk to the Slimbridge Historical Society entitled: ‘From Horse to Tractor – An Account of Farming in the 1920’s, 1930’s and 1940’s’ ‘I have been … Continue reading

June 1, 2016 · 1 Comment