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, with the entire proceeds going to support museum funds.

Nantwich History Booklets Order Form

  • 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 Tollemache 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
  • 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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