Monthly Archives: June 2012

One hundred years ago – July 1912.

Annual Outing. Through the generosity  of the rector, the members of the choir and ringers of St Swithins’s Church, Littleham, had their annual outing to Ilfracombe.   The party was conveyed to and from  Bideford Station in a large brake. Northam. … Continue reading

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S.S. “Hebridean” – July, August 1911.

Helped by a nautical author,  I have been researching the S.S ‘Hebridean’.   We know that in the summer months she left Scottish waters and went south, to Bristol, St Helier and France, but your Bideford Buzz has added another chapter … Continue reading

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