Books for sale

Now that physical family histories are much fewer we are listing the books that we would normally display at our stall. Use the Place name index to help you find what books we hold for the place of your interest. The prices we show are all net of postage and packing. If you are interested in any item please send an email to our Bookstall Manager, who will be pleased to quote you the cost including P&P. Payment may then be by cheque or by BACS payment to the Society.

Keyword from title Author Place of interest

A Faithful Servant indeed! (The story of an Acton housekeeper) John S. Payne Acton£3.00
A History of British Surnames (2nd hand) R. A. McKinley  £2.00
A History of Sunbury Park Sheelagh Davison Sunbury£2.00
A History of Sunbury Pubs Kenneth Y. Heselton Sunbury£1.50
A Nurse at the Front - WWI Diaries of Sister Edith Appleton Ruth Cohen  £1.00
A Passage through time in a Warwickshire Parish (2nd hand) edited by Brian Twigg  £2.00
A Stitch in Time (Clothing in West London 1880-1990 Gareth Griffiths & Phil Philo London£3.50
Acton in old photographs Thomas & Averil Harper Smith Acton£5.00
Acton through time David & Amanda Knights Acton£12.00
Around Hayes & West Drayton - Transport & Industry Philip Sherwood Hayes & West Drayton£8.00
Around Hayes through time Philip Sherwood Hayes£10.00
Around Heathrow through time Philip Sherwood Heathrow£10.00
Ashford - the Gordon Road Estate Mary Mason Ashford£1.50
Aunt J. - Wartime memories of a Lady YMCA Volunteer in France 1915-1918 Jessie Millar Wilson  £2.50
Bedfont, Feltham & Hanworth L. B. Hoonslow Bedfont, Feltham & Hanworth£5.00
Bedford Park (Reproduced from Country Life 1867 & 1975) Country Life Bedford£1.00
Birmingham - The War Years (2nd hand) Alton & Jo Douglas  £4.00
Birmingham at War - A Pictorial Account (2nd hand) Alton Douglas, Gordon Stretch & CLive Hardy  £2.50
Birmingham at Work (2nd hand) Alton & Jo Douglas  £3.00
Birmingham in the Fifties (2nd hand) Alton & Jo Douglas  £4.00

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Notice Board

The Notice Board was last updated on 29th March 2024.

Next Meeting

Our next meeting is on Thursday 15th August 2024. This will be a hybrid Zoom meeting with the speaker a St. John's. Members may be remote or at St. John's. The focus of the meeting will be a talk by James Marshall titled Breweries in, or associated with, the London Borough of Hounslow.

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Our next family history fair is the Family History Show - London at Kempton Park Racecourse on Saturday 5th October 2024.

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