Friday, June 23, 2017

Books

General
Dodderhill Parish Survey Project, Dodderhill Parish History Notes 1. 2002. Much of the information contained in this document has been edited and updated and available on the website. Available from Dodderhill Parish Survey Project

Dodderhill Parish Survey Project, Dodderhill Parish History Notes 2 2006. Much of the information contained in this document has been edited and updated and available on the website Available from Dodderhill Parish Survey Project

Dodderhill Parish Survey Project, Dodderhill Through the Ages 2011. A new book which details research undertaken by the research team together with archaeological and historical evidence to provide a chronological summary of the history of the parish. 206 pages, with 99 maps, photographs and diagrams, 12 contributors and edited by Dererk Hurst. The book was launched on 1st September 2011 and is priced at £5.00. The costs of producing this book has been supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. Available locally, via Ebay or our website.

Skerratt, Robin. Wychbold before the Motorway. 1988. Out of Print

Skerratt, Robin. Memories of Wychbold before the Motorway. 2001. Available from Droitwich Spa Tourist Information Centre, St Richard’s House, Droitwich Spa, and Dodderhill Parish Survey Project

Taylor, Richard and Pat. Droitwich Spa, A Town Trail. 2006. Available from Droitwich Spa Tourist Information Centre, St Richard’s House, Droitwich Spa.

Churches

People
Gudgeon, Michael. The Story of Saint Richard, Bishop of Chichester. 2002. ISBN: 1-85759-299-9 Available from Droitwich Spa Tourist Information Centre, St Richard’s House, Droitwich Spa.

Weaver, Cora. The Healing Baths of Droitwich Spa. 1999 ISBN 0-9536711-00 – with references to John Corbett. Available from Droitwich Spa Tourist Information Centre, St Richard’s House, Droitwich Spa

History & Archaeology
Birrell, Jean. Ed. Records of Feckenham Forest c 1236-1377. 2006. Worcestershire Historical Society. ISBN 0141-4577

Hurst, Derek. Roman Droitwich – Dodderhill fort, Bays Meadow villa and roadside settlement. 2006 ISBN 1-902771-55-9

Hurst. Derek. Savouring the past – the Droitwich Salt Industry 1992 ISBN 1-85301-009X . Available from Droitwich Spa Tourist Information Centre, St Richard’s House, Droitwich Spa

Goodrich. Margaret, Worcestershire Nunneries – the Nuns of the Medieval Diocese 2008. ISBN 978-1-86077-591-8

The Worcestershire Domesday – Folios and Maps Worcestershire: Folios 172-178. 1988 ISBN 0-948459-82-4

The Worcestershire Domesday – Introduction & Translation. 1988 ISBN 1-871118-12-3

Skerratt, Robin. Memories of Wychbold – before the Motorway. 2001. Printed privately and available from Doddderhill Parish Survey Project and from Droitwich Spa Tourist Information Centre, St Richard’s House, Droitwich Spa.

Place names and Maps

Poulton-Smith, Anthony Worcestershire Place-names ISBN 0-7509-3396-8

Historic Houses & Building Research
Brooks Alan, and Pevsner Nicholaus, The Buildings of Worcestershire. 2007 ISBN 978-0-300-11298-6

Harris, Richard. Discovering Timber-Framed Buildings. 2006. ISBN 978-0-7478-0215-0

Industry
Hurst. Derek . Savouring the past – the Droitwich Salt Industry 1992 ISBN 1-85301-009X . Available from Droitwich Spa Tourist Information Centre, St Richard’s House, Droitwich Spa

Phillips, John F. “Droitwich Calling” – The story of Droitwich Transmitting Station. 1994, revised 1998 & 2006. Available from Droitwich Spa Tourist Information Centre, St Richard’s House, Droitwich Spa.

White, Alan. Worcestershire Salt – A history of Stoke Prior Salt Works 1996 ISBN 1-899062-01-7. Available from Droitwich Spa Tourist Information Centre, St Richard’s House, Droitwich Spa

Transport
Axe, Jon. & Sinclair, Max. The Droitwich Canals Trust – Droitwich Canals Guide 2001, available form the Droitwich Spa Tourist Information Centre, St Richard’s House, Droitwich Spa

Haines, Carol. Marking the Miles – a history of English Milestones. 2000. ISBN:0-9538885-0-9

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