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SUBJECT

EDITION

PAGE

Picture/Text

NOTES

ANGAS, George F

2013.07

2

Picture and text

Lived Park House 1832-39

Ashcombe Tower

2015.01

2

Picture and text

Built 1833 and later owned by Holman family

AVANT family

1998.11

1

Picture and text

History

BADEN POWELL, Olive

2009.05

2

Text

Maiden surname Soames. Dawlish connection

BALLARD, Albert C

2014.07

2

Text

Teignmouth philanthropist

BALLE family

2000.03

1

Text

Of Mamhead House and Aller Farm

Barnard, William Henry

2017.07

6

Text and picture

1801 watercolour of Dawlish

Barns near Dawlish

1997.02

1

Picture and text

Barton House ghost

2002.11

2

Text

1860s

Bathing

2004.09

2

Text

Description 1880s

Bathing

2011.03

2

Text

History

BEARD family

1999.11

2

Text

Built houses late C18/early C19

Beating the bounds

2002.09

1

Text

Walking Dawlish Town boundaries

Belmont Villa

2014.01

2

Text

East Cliff Road

BENTINCK, Violet Cavendish

2011.05

1

Text

Royal visits to the Cottage, Empsons Hill

BENTINCK, Violet Cavendish

2012.09

2

Text

Owner of Cottage at Empsons Hill and Badlake House etc. Died 1932

BISHOP, Douglas

2015.11

1

Text

Owned Fairfield House and local author

BLACKMORE, William

2016.01

3

Picture and text

Gardener

Blacksmiths

1995.04

2

Text

Early to mid 1800s

Boat Cove

2006.09

1

Picture and text

Boating activities and Coryton Cove 1930s

Boer war

2010.03

1

Text

Dawlish men in the war

BOWES-LYON, Elizabeth

2011.05

1

Text

Royal visits to the Cottage, Empsons Hill

BRAYTON, Lily

2002.01

2

Picture and text

Actress retired in Dawlish

Brickmaking

2003.05

1

Text

Refers to Aller Vale pottery

Brook and its bridges

2014.03

2

Picture and text

Part 1

Brook and its bridges

2014.05

2

Text

Part 2

Brook Cottage

Brookdale

2016.08

2

Text

Brookdale aka Brook Cottage

Brook Street

1996.07

1

Text

History. Aka Manor Row

Burlesdon

2014.05

1

Text

East Cliff Road

Burrows reservoir

2006.07

1

Picture and text

The water supply for Dawlish

BURT, William

2011.09

2

Text

Cabinet maker

BUSSELL, Henry

2011.09

2

Text

Miller at Strand Mill

Cairmona

2014.03

1

Picture and text

East Cliff Road

CAMPBELL, Miss Frances

2012.09

2

Text

Died 1870

CANN family

2000.01

2

Text

Mainly Dr Cann

Cann, Thirza

2011.11

2

Text

Milliner, 5 Albert Place

Cartes de Visite

2017.01

2

Picture and text

History

Caves

2005.07

1

Picture and text

Caves

2008.07

1

Picture and text

Behind Great Cliff Hotel

Charlton Villa

2014.01

2

Picture and text

East Cliff Road

Charlton Villa

2014.03

1

Text

Follow up to 2014.01

Cholera

2016.08

4

Text

Exeter 1832

Clint

2014.05

1

Text

East Cliff Road

Clyde Cottage

2014.03

1

Text

East Cliff Road

CND

2015.11

1

Text

 

Coastguard cottages no. 7

2001.01

1

Picture and text

Inscription of tradesmen who worked on the cottage 1886

Coastguards

2001.07

1

Picture and text

History in Dawlish

Coastguards

2013.11

2

Picture and text

The service and accommodation

Cockwood wreck

2006.05

2

Picture and text

Cardiff collier wrecked 1943

COMBSTOCK, Thomas Henry

2013.03

2

Picture and text

Naval officer. 1874-1942

Corsair pirate captives

1996.06

2

Text

George Voisey 1680; Richard Manning 1676; George Vosie 1769

Cosens Institute

2006.01

2

Text

Description + charity of same name

COSENS, William

1998.05

1

Text

Established the dispensary 1855 and Cosens Institute 1865

Cottage, Empsons Hill

1999.01

1

Picture and text

History aka Weech House

Cottage, Empsons Hill

2007.05

1

Picture and text

1920/30s

Cottage, Empsons Hill

2012.09

2

Picture and text

Owners 1815-1932

CRIDDLE, Frank

2014.07

1

Picture and text

1888-1966. Railway ganger

CRIDDLE, Frank

2014.09

1

Text

War service in Bangalore 1915

CRIDDLE, William John

2014.09

2

Text

Killed in WW1

CRIDGE family

2012.07

1

Picture and text

Greengrocers and cafe owners

Dawlish 1795

2005.11

1

Text

Diary of Rev John Swete

Dawlish 1809

2007.07

1

Text

Diary of Joseph Farrington includes description of Lawn

Dawlish 1841

2004.05

1

Text

Dawlish 1897

2004.07

1

Text

Dawlish accordion club

2010.09

2

Picture

1953

Dawlish Church Institute

2004.01

2

Text

Established 1901 in RAFA club

Dawlish library and general knowledge society

2000.05

1

Text

Closed 1865?

Dawlish library and general knowledge society

2010.05

1

Text

Founded 1850. Met at Vestry Hall from 1861

Dawlish Local History Group

2017.01

4

Picture and text

How the group started

Dawlish Volunteers

2000.05

2

Text

Militia

Dawlish Warren

2015.03

1

Picture and text

Jenny Norman’s memories of the 1960’s

De Burgh, Matilda

2016.08

1

Text

Buried in St Gregory’s graveyard

Devon Court

2015.05

2

Picture and text

On Westcliff Hill, built by Leon Solomon

Devon Rural Archive

2017.07

2

Picture and text

Focus on work of Archive

DICK, Admiral Thomas

2008.05

2

Text

1776-1862

DUFF, Mary

2016.08

1

Text

Buried in St Gregory’s graveyard

East Cliff Road

2014.01

1

Picture and text

Part 1

East Cliff Road

2014.03

1

Picture and text

Part 2

East Cliff Road

2014.05

1

Picture and text

Part 3

East Cliff Road

2014.07

1

Picture and text

Part 4

EMPSON family

2005.09

2

Text

of The Cottage, Weech Road

EMPSON, Charlotte Wilkes

2012.09

2

Text

Owner of Cottage and land at Empsons Hill from 1870

Ermin Villa

2014.03

1

Text

East Cliff Road

Fair 1897

2014.11

2

Text

From Dawlish Gazette

Fairfield House

1998.07

2

Picture and text

History

Fairfield House

2000.09

1

Text

Associated with Luscombe Castle

Fairfield House

2015.11

2

Text

Owned by Douglas Bishop

Fire service

1996.06

2

Text

First engine built 1785

Fire service

2000.03

2

Picture and text

Stable for the horse in Stockton Road. New steam engine 1900

Fire service

2014.11

2

Text

Various concerns 1893-1918

Fishing

2012.05

1

Text

Large sprat haul 1900

Floods

2013.09

1

Picture and text

October 1960

Gas company

1996.06

2

Text

Council changed to oil lighting because of poor service 1882

Gas company

2014.11

2

Text

Dissatisfaction with service 1882

Gas works

2015.03

2

Picture and text

 

GILPIN, John

2011.11

1

Text

Blue plaque for ballet dancer

Hadleigh House

2013.11

2

Text

For officer i/c coastguards

Haldon airfield

2009.05

1

Text

History

Haldon airfield

2015.11

2

Picture and text

Part 1

Haldon airfield

2016.01

1

Picture and text

Part 2

Haldon airfield

2016.03

1

Picture and text

Part 3. Air displays and races

Haldon Duel 1833

2017.01

1

Picture and text

Dr Peter Hennis v Sir John Jeffcott at Haldon Racecourse 1833

HAMMOND, Sir Arthur George

2007.03

2

Picture and text

Obit 1919

High Cliffe

2014.03

1

Picture and text

aka Cairmona

Highcliffe Cottage

2014.03

2

Picture and text

East Cliff Road

Higher Rixdale farm

2003.09

1

Text

Data from 1941 survey

HILL, George (Rowley)

2001.05

1

Picture and text

Born Dawlish 1837, died 1930

HILYARD Maud Lewis

2016.10

2

Text

Work in WW1

History Day 2016

2016.10

1

Picture and Text

Description

HMS Bay

2005.09

1

Text

Bell hangs in Manor House

HMS Bay

2012.05

2

Text

Part 1?

HMS Bay

2013.01

1

Text

Part 2?

HMS Bay

2013.03

1

Picture and text

Part 3? Adopted by Dawlish 1941

Holcombe

2006.05

2

Text

Changing times in the village

Holcombe post office

2009.01

1

Picture and text

1907-2008

HOLMAN family

2015.01

2

Picture and text

Connections to Ashcombe

HOLMAN, Jim

2002.11

3

Text

Archive list

HOMEYARD, [James] William

2013.07

1

Picture and text

Town porter died 1956

Ivy Croft

2014.03

2

Picture and text

aka La Quinta

JACKSON family

2016.01

3

Text

Associated with the Manor House

JACKSON, Katherine Anne

2016.10

3

Text

Work in WW1

Kelly mine

2016.08

5

Text

Iron oxide mine at Lustleigh

KELSALL, G.N.

2015.07

2

Text

Promoter of Dawlish Pier

Kents cavern

2015.09

1

Text

 

La Quinta

2014.03

2

Picture and text

East Cliff Road

LAMACRAFT, John Henry Grills

2006.01

1

Picture and text

Biographical details

Langdon estate

2001.03

1

Text

History

Lawn

2011.07

1

Picture and text

Brief history

Lawn nos 1 & 2

1996.01

1

Picture and text

History

LEAMAN family

2015.03

2

Text

William Leaman gas works manager

Legends

2012.11

1

Text

Ghosts of Dawlish

Lido history

2016.08

2

Text

 

Local historians

2010.03

2

Text

cPeople who have studied or written about Dawlish

Luscombe Castle

2004.11

1

Picture and text

History of the estate

Luscombe Castle associated buildings

2000.09

1

Text

Home Farm estate office; Fairfield

Mamhead House

2000.07

1

Picture and text

History

Mamhead House

2015.07

1

Picture and text

 

Manning, John Eyde

2017.07

3

Text

Biographical details

Manor House

2014.01

1

Text

Retained for the town 2013

Manor house

2016.01

3

Text

Jackson family

Manor House 1910

2002.09 2

2

Text

Information and description from a valuation

Manor House staves

2002.07

2

Picture and text

What the symbols mean

Manor Row

1996.07

1

Text

History. Aka Brook Street

MARSHALL, Thomas

2001.05

2

Picture and text

Butler and newsman died 1907 aged 66

Mary Rose

2017.04

2

Picture and text

Summary of talk on warship. March 2017.

Methodist churches

1999.03

1

Picture and text

History

Museum 50th anniversary

2017.04

1

Picture and text

History of Dawlish Museum

Oaklands

2011.03

1

Picture and text

History

Old Town Street nos 61-71

1995.07

2

Text

Old Town Street nos 61-71

1996.04

2

Text

Orchard Gardens

2015.05

1

Text

Estate built mid to late 1920’s

Origins of the History Group

2017.01

4

Picture and text

Outlook Lodge

2014.03

2

Picture and text

aka La Quinta

Overcliffe

2014.07

1

Text

Eastcliff Road

Overcliffe

2014.09

2

Text

Follow up to 2014.07

PAINTER, Gavin

2017.04

3

Picture

Died 1710. Oldest grave at St Gregory’s

PENNELL, Capt. Henry Singleton

2007.03

1

Picture and text

Obit 1907

Pidgley estate sale 1844

1995.04

1

Text

Pier proposal

2015.07

2

Text

 

Pier proposal

2016.05

4

Text

Follow up to 2015.07

Pier proposals

2005.03

1

Picture and text

Pitt Farm barn

1997.02

2

Picture

Converted to dwellings

Population analysis

1996.10

2

Text

Especially of 1851 census

Population figures

2009.01

2

Text

19th century

Poor Houses & Workhouse

2017.07

5

Text and map

Poor House on Brunswick Place

Postal deliveries

2009.01

1

Text

Responsibilities of Dawlish postman 1853

Queen Caroline

2002.11

1

Picture and text

Connection with the Rise

Queen Caroline

2004.09

1

Text

Connection with The Rise

RAFA building

1998.05

2

Picture and text

Listing its various uses

Railway

2012.05

2

Text

Sea wall breached 1930

Railway

2017.04

6

Picture

Original station and viaduct

Railway 1853

2010.11

2

Text

Report of landslip

Railway and high waves

2003.05

2

Text

Discomfort in broad gauge days

RASHDALL, Rev. John

2011.11

2

Text

Dawlish vicar 1864-69

Red Lion public house

1996.04

2

Text

Query on how old it was

Redcliffe

2014.07

2

Text

Eastcliff Road

Regatta

2012.01

2

Picture

 View from Boat Cove 1960s

Riot 1820

2006.03

2

Text

Celebrating legal victory of Queen Caroline against George IV

Rise, The

2004.09

1

Picture and text

History

Rock and Co Engravers

2017.01

6

Picture and text

Produced 10 engravings of Dawlish 1863-1874. Picture shows the Lawn in 1874.

Romanoffs, the last of the

2003.01

1

Picture and text

Swindle by the Hardins 1930s

ROOTH, Richard Alexander

2016.01

2

Text

Married Amy Mary Cann

Scala Cinema

2014.11

1

Text

Memories of the cinema

SCHANK, Admiral John

2001.09

1

Text

Biography

Schools 1920s-1950s

2004.01

2

Text

Miss Mackenzie; Johnny Truman; St Timothy’s

Schools 1940s

2004.03

2

Text

Annie Lambshead; Clyde House; St Timothy’s

Sea Lawn house
Sea Lawn Terrace

2009.07

1

Text

History

Sea tragedy

2016.05

3

Text

5 drowned in rowing boat 1874

Shaftesbury Theatre

1997.09

2

Text

Telephone demo 1882

SHAPLAND, John

2003.11

1

Picture and text

Artist. Born Dawlish 1865, died 1929

SHEPARD, Caroline

2014.11

2

Text

1781-1797. [Part 1]

SHEPARD, Caroline

2015.01

1

Text

1781-1797 buried in parish church. [Part 2]

SHIELD, Admiral William

2016.08

2

Text

Diary of a stay in Dawlish 1832

Shilstone House

2017.07

2

Picture and text

Extensive restoration: report of group visit

Shipwrecks and rescues

2012.03

1

Text

2 dead, 1 rescued from sailing dinghy 1920

Shops

2016.05

1

Text

Memories after WW2

SHORLAND, Don

2014.07

2

Text

Secretary to A.C.Ballard 1938-9

SHORT, William

2011.09

2

Text

Wine merchant mid 1800s

Snow and ice

2013.05

2

Text

4 January 1963

Soapbox Derby

2014.01

1

Picture and text

Boxing Day 1952 or 1953

SOLOMON, Leon

2015.05

2

Text

Grandfather of E.A.Simpson, second husband of Wallis Simpson nee Spencer (Duchess of Windsor)

Sor Vleight

2014.07

2

Text

Eastcliff Road

Sports pavilion, Sandy Lane

2011.01

2

Picture and text

Opened 1935, grade 2 listed

St Gregory’s church bells

2011.01

1

Picture and text

Bell foundry at Kenton

St Gregory’s church bells

2014.09

1

Text

Their history and context

St Gregory’s graveyard

2004.03

1

Picture and text

Includes information no longer readable

St Gregory’s graveyard

2005.07

2

Text

Listing of graves by Council for Christian Care

St Gregory’s graveyard records

2016.08

1

Picture and text

Report

St Gregory’s graveyard records

2017.04

2

Picture and text

How to access

Stonelands

1999.11

1

Picture and text

History and description

Stonelands

2009.03

2

Picture and text

Fire 2009

Street Furniture

2017.04

1

Picture and text

Report of Feb 2017 talk

Street names

1994.10

2

Text

Street names

1995.01

1

Text

Street names

2005.05

1

Text

Their origin and date of building

STROWBRIDGE, Henry

2007.09

2

Picture and text

Dawlish clockmaker

STROWBRIDGE, Henry

2007.11

2

Picture and text

Dawlish clockmaker

Sunrise House

2015.05

2

Picture and text

Built 1860’s now called Devon Court

Teignmouth Road

1998.09

2

Text

History from 1809

Thorn, Mary Ann

2011.11

2

Text

Dressmaker, 5 Albert Place

Toll Houses

2017.07

1

Picture and text

Devon Toll Houses: report of talk

TRIPE, R

2016.05

3

Text

Advert for coal, ale and timber merchant

TUKE, John Edgecombe

2017.04

4

Picture and text

Surgeon, Bedlam Hospital

VARVEL, Walter G

2007.05

1

Text

Memories of Dawlish 1928-50

Violets

1996.06

1

Text

War memorial

2014.09

2

Picture and text

Dedication 19 Feb 1921

WASHINGTON, Mary Margaret Charlotte

2016.10

3

Text

Work in WW1

Weather 1824

2009.11

2

Text

Storm damage

Westcott’s Local Press

2016.05

2

Text

Weekly publication 1849-99

Whickham Lodge

2014.07

1

Text

Eastcliff Road

Whickham Lodge

2014.09

2

Text

Follow up to 2014.07

World War 1

2016.10

2

Text

V.A. hospital and Dawlish War Supply Depot

World War 1 Gardening

2017.01

3

Text

Dawlish council involvement

World War 2

2015.01

1

Text

Val Eaves memories of evacuation to Dawlish

World War 2 aircraft crash

2006.03

1

Picture and text

Flying Fortress at Langdon Hospital

World War 2 evacuee

2006.05

1

Text

Audrey Peters’ memories

World War 2 National Farm Survey

2003.09

1

Text

Data available on local farms

World War 2 town adopts HMS Bay

2005.09

1

Picture and text

The ship’s bell hangs in the Manor House

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