Books for Sale

To order your books simply choose the books you wish to purchase (please note these are available in the UK only) and send an order with your cheque to:
HHS Book Sales, 'Inala', Lechlade Road, Highworth, Wiltshire. SN6 7HG.

Cheques to be made payable to: Highworth Historical Society

trail

Town Trail
A 'walk' through the town describing it's interesting past. Written by Jo Clark.  24 pages.
£2.50 plus 64p post and packing.  £3.14

remembers

"Highworth Remembers" or "How Highworth defeated the Kaiser"
Life in Highworth during World War One.  Written by Christine Suter.  32 pages.
£3.00 plus 84p post and packing. £3.84

frolics

"Fun, Frolics and Festivities"
Highworth having fun from 1838 to the present day.  Written by Chris Suter.  48 pages.
£5.00 plus 84p post and packing. £5.84

Order any two of the above and the total post and packing will be £1.20
Order all three together and the total post and packing will be £1.50

church

"A History of St. Michael and All Angels, Highworth"
A history of Highworth Church.  Written by Dr. Bryan Lawton.  128 pages.
£5.00 plus £2.16 post and packing.  £7.16

hhs book 3

"A History of Highworth - Part Three"
Contains articles on various aspects of Highworth History.  511 pages.
£6.00 plus £3.05 post and packing.  £9.05
Note: This is the last few copies available and is being sold at half price.

If overseas posting is required please contact the Society for a quote.

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27th November 2017
The social etiquette of drinking in the Georgian and Regency periods.
by Martin Collinson
The development of the drinking glass, and the tea and coffee meeting places. Also some of the men of wealth and influence who frequented them.

December - No meeting.

29th January 2018
Women at work in WW1.
by Gerry Churchard
With the men away the women came out of the home and went to work. Find out the many and varied jobs that they took on.

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Members: Free of charge
Visitors: £3.00.

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