Books about Blewbury

A list of books, in and out of print, describing aspects of Blewbury and its surroundings.
  Title Author(s) Status Available from Notes
Image of The Story of Blewbury Charity School The Story of Blewbury Charity School Peter Northeast 3rd edition with new material 2007 Blewbury Local History Group Detailed history of Blewbury School from 1707 to 2007.
Image of The Story of Blewbury Brass Band The Story of Blewbury Brass Band Steve Russell and Julian Gallop Published 2010 Secretary, Blewbury Brass Band A history of the Brass Band since its foundation in 1910.
Image of A Blewbury Life A Blewbury Life Derek Smith, Edited by Judith Cartwright Published July 2008 Jo Smith 01235 850546 Derek Smith’s memoirs of the village in the twentieth century.
Image of Treading the Path of Duty: Blewbury War Dead World War One Treading the Path of Duty: Blewbury War Dead World War One Mark Palethorpe and Audrey Long Published 2008 Blewbury Local History Group The lives and the deaths of the men on our 1914-18 War Memorials.
Image of Blewbury Remembers - Reminiscences of the war years Blewbury Remembers - Reminiscences of the war years Mark Palethorpe and Karen Brookes Published 2009 Blewbury Local History Group A sequel to the above, with additional wartime memories.
Image of The Blewbury Artists 1880-1999 The Blewbury Artists 1880-1999 Margaret Gallop Second edition 2000 Blewbury Local History Group An account of notable local artists, with illustrations of their work.
Image of Over the Fence: The Collected Works of Nosey Parker Over the Fence: The Collected Works of Nosey Parker Nosey Parker Published 2010 Parker Productions Satirical articles mostly, but not exclusively, about Blewbury.
Image of Blewbury "In One Year And Out The Other" Blewbury "In One Year And Out The Other" Edited by Ron Freeborn and Robert Long Published 2010 Robert Long A record of local, national and international events in 2009.
Image of This Venerable Village This Venerable Village Peter Northeast, illustrated by Roy East 5th edition with substantial updates 2007 Blewbury Local History Group A detailed history of the village and many of its buildings.
Image of A View from the Hill A View from the Hill Edited Peter Cockrell and Shirley Kay Published Nov 2006 Sustainable Blewbury Articles on local geography and history, centred on Blewburton Hill.
Image of Walks Around Blewbury Walks Around Blewbury Roger Cambray and Doug Ironside 4th edition 2010 Blewbury Local History Group Booklet describing 17 local walks starting from Blewbury.
Image of Blewbury Self Portrait 1967 Blewbury Self Portrait 1967 Edited by A. Fortnam and R. Freeborn Published 1967 Out of print Personal views on the village from residents in 1967.
Image of Blewbury - 100 Years of Photographs Blewbury - 100 Years of Photographs Roger Cambray. Design: Roy East and Ron Freeborn Published 1979 Out of print Click on 'Galleries' link on this page for online version Old photo-graphs of the village, some with modern counterparts.
Image of Blewbury Link Cookbook Blewbury Link Cookbook Blewbury Azhagia...valam Link Committee published 1883 and 2003. out of print Curry recipes from South India. Blewbury was linked to Azhagiamanavalam in Tamil Nadu for some years