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One hundred years ago – August 1913.

Northam The annual Manor Court was held at the Vestry room. The tythingman was JB Penhorwood, Mr J Hearn, the crier, and the wardens J Stanbury and G Mounce. After the ceremony luncheon was taken in the Northam school room. … Continue reading

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One Hundred Years ago – July 1913.

Bideford . The new Bideford United Methodist Church opened in High Street. The celebrations included a public luncheon attended by the Mayor and Corporation. Littleham. The inhabitants of Littleham were delighted to once more hear the merry peal rung on … Continue reading

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One Hundred Years ago – December 1912.

(From the Bideford Gazette). Advertisements for  Christmas. After the jollification of Christmas , the damaged wallpaper and the scratched paintwork will show up – in all these matters Mr R Pye of 8 and 9 Meddon St will be found … Continue reading

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