Books on Hertfordshire

Bishop's Stortford

in old picture postcards

Violet Sparrow

European Library 1982

Hardback, 15.0*21.0 cm, circa 80 pages

Some of the places shown in the postcards:

Sworder's Ironmongery cross Street/Barrett Lane
The Eagle Public House, Half Acres
The Chantry, Hadham Road
South Mill & River Stort
The Railway Hotel
The Drinking Fountain at Hockerill Cross Roads
The Crown Inn
The Town Mill
Bridge Street
St Michael's Church
The Congregational Church
South Street

A Classroom in the old Grammar School

The Bricklayers' Arms
F. Fowler's butcher's shop in North Street with Christmas display
William Hughes' Timber Yards, The Causeway - staff in 1929
Netteswell House, South Road - Birthplace of Cecil Rhodes

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Bishop's Stortford

Violet Sparrow

Quotes Limited 1997

Softback, 120 pages, ISBN 0 86023 655 2

This is effectively another collection of pictures (mainly postcards) in the "In Camera" series but with cheaper bindings

 There is a web page for Bishops Stortford

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Page updates December 2007