Booklets

Nantwich Museum’s volunteer Research Group have prepared a fascinating range of inexpensive booklets, detailing various aspects of local history:
New additions to the Nantwich Museum range of historical bookletsThe following booklets can be purchased from the museum shop at £2.95 each, with the entire proceeds going to support museum funds:

  • A Day at the Races
  • All the Fun of the Fair
  • The Canal at Nantwich
  • Cocoa House and Cocoa Yard
  • Every Milestone has a history
  • The Frigate ‘Nantwich’ at War, 1655-1660
  • James Hall: A Nantwich Historian on the English Civil War
  • John Gerard and his Herball or Generall Historie of Plantes
  • John Weld Platt on the Siege of Nantwich
  • Joseph Priestley, Discoverer of Oxygen: His time in Nantwich 1758-1761
  • Landscape with Mills
  • Mapping and Listing Nantwich
  • Mr Ralph Hulse versus Mr William Spence Tollmache in the Chester County Court, 1851
  • Nantwich 75 years ago: Chapters from Johnson’s Directory of Nantwich
  • Nantwich in 1850 – Bagshaw Directory
  • Nantwich to Congleton Turnpike Trust
  • Nantwich and Wheelock Turnpike Trust
  • Nantwich and Woore Turnpike Trust
  • Nantwich – a Quiet market Town. Far from it!
  • The Nantwich Parochial Library of St Mary’s Church
  • Nantwich Railways
  • Newcastle-under-Lyme and Nantwich Turnpike Trust
  • Reverend Andrew Fuller Chater
  • Reverend Joseph Partridge on the Great Siege of Nantwich
  • The River Weaver in Nantwich: An Introduction to its History and Science
  • The Story of Nantwich Brine
  • Tracing Turnpike Roads
  • Whitchurch and Madelely Turnpike Trust
  • The Zoos of Nantwich

The following titles are in preparation:

  • The Brine Baths Hotel Nantwich
  • Civil War I-Spy
  • The Grand Narrative of the Great War
  • James Hall and his History of Nantwich
  • Nantwich 1643-1646 – A Walled Garrison Town
  • Mr Ralph Hulse versus Mr William Spence Tollemache in the Chester County Court 1851
  • St Mary’s Church
  • Townsend House and its Unusual Walled Garden

The following titles have been proposed:

  • The 1851 Ordnance Survey Map of Nantwich
  • Bridges of Nantwich
  • Churche’s Mansion
  • The Crown Inn in the History of Nantwich
  • Enclosure of Beam Heath (History of Trust)
  • The Fire of Nantwich
  • A Guide to the Museum and its Collections
  • From Jail to Free Library to Museum
  • History of Nantwich Charity Shops
  • History of Nantwich Street Names
  • Holly Holy Day
  • Nantwich and the Clothing Trades
  • Nantwich Banks and Local Bank Notes
  • The Nantwich Canal Basin and Aqueduct
  • Nantwich Celebrities – Exhibition booklets
  • Nantwich Clock makers
  • Nantwich Directories
  • Nantwich Mill and Mill Island
  • Shoemaking in Nantwich
  • The Tanneries of Nantwich
  • The Weaver Navigation Extension to Nantwich
  • World War 1 Exhibition booklets – a series
  • Wybunbury United Charities

Please keep visiting to see new titles.

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