Books on Hertfordshire

The Book of Amwell

by Cyril Heath

Barracuda Books Limited, 1980

Great Amwell Church at the end of the 18th century

Barracuda Books published a number of historic books for places in Hertfordshire around 1975-80. These typically included a number of chapters relating to the history of the town or village, with a number of illustrations (reproductions of old engravings and photographs) at the end of each chapter. This is a typical book in the series.

Chapters include: Aemma's Well, The Incomers, Lands of the Lords, In this Parish, Of the People, New River, Serving Empire, Current Affairs.

William Caffyn, cricket coach at Haileybury

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