Select from the drop-down menu above for all items of specific local history other than the church, which has its own separate menu.

The links below are to PDF files of historical interest. Some of the files are quite big!

CLARKE 1 The Letters... ed. by Bridget Clarke 1650-1688 3.7 MB
CLARKE 2 The Letters... ed. by Bridget Clarke 1688-1696 1.7 MB
CLARKE 3 The Letters... ed. by Bridget Clarke 1696-1699/1700 0.9 MB
CLARKE 4 The Letters... ed. by Bridget Clarke 1699/1700-1710 2.2 MB

Click here for more of the Clarke papers... or use the PEOPLE menu.

Nynehead Court 'Notes On The History of Nynehead Court' by Margaret Ruth Whitaker. [1979] Published under the auspices of the Nynehead Local History Society by whose permission the work is included here. 80 KB
MILLENNIUM ‘Nynehead On the Map’ published in 2000 to celebrate the millennium. 6 MB
APPRAISAL DATA Data from a Community Questionnaire and Audit in May 2003 120 KB
PARISH PLAN Derived from the above data 'The Plan' was published in 2004 365 KB
All Saints' Church The history of 'All Saints' Church, Nynehead' by Tony LOCK 66 KB
All Saints' Church The guide book of 'All Saints' Church, Nynehead' research by Tony Lock, illustrations and updates by Allan Howe [2009] 3 MB


The NYNEHEAD AND DISTRICT LOCAL HISTORY SOCIETY holds regular meetings on the 2nd Friday of the month between October and May, and visits to places of interest in the summer. For the programme see under Community and Local History Society. The annual subscription is £10 (in 2015/16) Visitors are welcome at £3 per meeting. For more information contact Sheila Rabson: tel 01823 666609

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