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Edition(s)

A

A369 road from Portishead to Bristol

7


Age of rocks

16


Air crash, Heinkel

6


Alan Baker's Teenage Years During World War II

9


Alan Baker’s story as told to Sandy Tebbutt

7


Alan Stonestreet, my story

11


Albert Road, Bombing of

9


Anstey, Norman G, Leopold Medal, holder of

4


AP Burt of Portishead, bag manufactures

5


Archaeology in Portishead

2


Archeological finds at Gordano School, Portishead

13


Aubrey McGuire, holder of the Bristol Humane Society Silver Medal

11

B

Badge of the Redcliffe Bay Swimming Club

7


Bailey’s Mill, Portishead Dock

5


Baker, Alan

7,9


Baker, Elsie

1


“Ballarat”, Nore Road.

12


Ballerina, who wants to be a?

20


Bandstand for Portishead?

2


Bathing, sea

13


Battery Point

2,3,4,5,9,20


Battery Point - The Second World War

5, 9


Battery Point - World War One

4


Bax family at Capenor Court

17


Beach Hotel, Woodhill Bay, Portishead

7


Beach Road West, open space

1


Beating the Bounds

11


Begging in Portishead.

12


Bennett family

18


Beryl Broad’s Indian pot

13, 15


Bletchley Park, my time at

9


Blitz, the effects of the Bristol Blitz on the Village of Walton-in-Gordano

9


Bombing of Albert Road

9


Boys of “The Training Ship Formidable”

7


Bransby-Dixon, D: memories of Portishead

12


“Bravo Bristol” by Clive Burlton.

11


Brick and Tile Works, Portishead

1


Bristol City - Lord of Portishead Manor?

3


British Newspapers & water closets, 19th Century

6


British School, West Hill and the graveyard

3


Broderip, Mrs Frances Freeling

20


Broom, Mrs: Diary

9


Broom, Robert from Family Documents

9


Broom, Tommy, Squadron Leader D.F.C.  

9


Brunel’s Broad Gauge railway carriage

12


Brunel, did he visit Portishead?

20


Bruton Manor

17


Building of Portishead’s Congregational Chapels

1


Burris, Fred

10


Burt AP, of Portishead, bag manufactures

5


Butt, Dame Clara

20


Bye Family - why they came to Portishead

7

C

Capenor Court

17


Career in The R.A.F.  

9


Carlsson, Evert’s Story

10


Celebrations, Fiftieth Year

1


Challands, Rodney Martin

15


Chapel, Nautical School - Photo

4


Chapels, Congregational, building of

1


Chappell family tree

17


Cherry Orchards of Clapton-in-Gordano

11


Childhood Memories of World War II as Remembered

9


Christmas lights

20


Church, United Reformed, organs at the

12


Clark, W T, diary of

4


Clifton Suspension Bridge

15


Coates, Bob, a tribute compiled by his family

5


Cole, James George

18


Cole, Owen Blayney, “Our Village”

13


Commander Eric Glynne Robinson, Peace Pilot

6


Commemorative souvenirs

18


Congregational Chapels, building of

1


Connections with the White Lion

13


Construction of the original Sewerage system in Portishead

2


Continents, Mountains, Oceans and Portishead

16


Cooling, Gladys - N.A.A.F.I. Girl

9


Crane, Hannah

14


Cricket in Portishead

18


Crime in the High Street.

14


Crocker family

20


Curates, the

15


Customs House and an account of Smuggling

7

D

D Bransby-Dixon’s memories of Portishead

12


Day War Broke Out

6,9


Delineations of Somersetshire (1829)

15


Dennis Hancock

6


Derrick & Rudge families - why they came to Portishead

5


Diary of Mr W T Clark

4


Diary, Mrs Broom's

9


Dissenters’ Certificate for the Union Independent Chapel

3


Doreen Harding's woollen cap

9


Doreen Harding’s Story

11


Dunn, Nora

8


Dyer, Jim

20

E

Early closing - Letters to the editor (1863).

14


Ecclesiastical Census of 1851 by Sandy Tebbutt.

11


Education in Portishead

2


Elizabeth Featherstone’s story

14


Elsie Rowles (nee Baker)

1


Evacuation to Wiltshire in 1940

9


Evacuee in Devon, Life as an

9


Evert Carlsson’s Story

10


Excavations at St Mary’s Road, Portishead in 1984

7


Excavations at site of Weston-in-Gordano Manor Houses in 1958 & 1960

1

F

Family connections with the Scandinavians

10


Featherstone, Elizabeth's, story

14


Fiftieth Year celebrations

1


Fifty years ago, a poem written in 1880

1


Fire!

13


Fisher, John

20


Flour Mills of Portishead.

12


Flower Show 2008: Railways

4


Formidable, Training Ship, boys of the

7


Fountain, drinking

18


Fox, George

20


Fred Burris

10


Fusts of Hill Court

17

G

Geoffrey Tebbutt

9


Geology - special edition

16


German Heinkel III Propeller Blade

9


German Reconnaissance Photographs

9


Ghost, Rectory, revisted

12


Gladys Cooling - N.A.A.F.I. Girl

9


Golf in Portishead

4


Golf Links

9


Gould, Arthur, Lance Bombardier

9

H

Haberfield bridge

18

Hancock, Dennis

6


Hannah Crane

14


Hannah Wiltshire, the sad case of

15


Hans Mustad

10


Harding, Doreen

9,11


Harrison, Leslie

20


Haunting, Portishead

5


Heinkel air crash of February 1941

6, 9


Herbert, Ray

20


Hicks, Oliver

6


Hicks, Sturdee, from letters

9


High Street - special edition

14


High Street, map - 1915

14


Hill Court, Fusts of

17


Historic Maps

14


History in the making - volunteering at the 2012 Olympics.

12


Holder, William Gillard, Prisoners of War  

9


Holder/Parker family - why they came to Portishead

6


Hollywood (Bruton Manor)

17


Home Guard, my time in the

9


Honnywill family

17


Horticultural Society, Portishead 1863-2013

13


Hotel Como (also known as The Bay Hotel)

3

I

Inchfawn, Fay

20

Indian Pot, Beryl Broad's

13


Infanticide: The case of Emily White

5

J

Jennie’s Grave

4


Johnny Johnston, Portishead Power Station by

11


Jubilee Bells of 1897

12


Jubilees, Queens’ Diamond

11

K

Kew the builders

18

Kindergarten and Preparatory School

3


Kingsley, Charles

20

L

Lake Grounds 1910-2009

6


Lake Grounds - see separate publication


Lance Bombardier Arthur Gould by his Son

9


Langfield, Frank

3


Leopold Medal, Norman G Anstey - Holder of

4


Lewis, Clive Staples

20


Library

5


Life as an evacuee in Devon

9


Life in an Orphanage and as an Evacuee

9


Listed buildings of Walton-in-Gordano

15


Listed buildings, Portishead and North Weston

3


Long, Vic

20


Lost buildings of Portishead - Special edition

17

M

Map of High Street - 1915

14


Map of Portishead Defences - World War II

9


Map showing former Power Station layout

15


Maps, historic

14


Marine baths

18


Marsh Lane

15


May Day in 1925 at Walton-in-Gordano

15


MacKenzie, Sir Compton

20


Memories of growing up in Portishead

12


Memories of Portishead during World War II

9


Memories of effects of Bristol Blitz on the village of Walton-in-Gordano

9


Memories, wartime, Alfred Poole

3


Mill, Bailey’s, Portishead Dock

5


Missing blue painted pigeons

3


Mohuns of Capenor

17


Monica Russell’s letter to Father Christmas.

12


Moor, Weston, history of the orchards

7


Mrs Broom's Diary

9


Munitions Factory

9


Mustad’s of Portishead - special edition

10


My Dad’s War

9


My Story by Alan Stonestreet

11


My Time In The Home Guard  

9


Mystery Painting

5,6

N

Naish Hill Climb and James Gordon’s Carriageway

11


Nautical School Boy

3


Nautical School Chapel - Photo

4


Nora Brown (nee Dunn) – Her life in North Weston and Portishead from the 1910s – 1940s

8


Nore School, Friary Road, West Hill

4


Norman G Anstey - Holder of Leopold Medal

4

O

Oil Pipe Line, Redcliffe Bay

5


Old Pier Railway Station

15


Oliver Hicks

6


Olympics, 2012, volunteering

12


Open Air Swimming Pool

4


Open space at Beach Road West

1


Orchards at Weston Moor

7


Orchards, Cherry, of Clapton-in-Gordano

11


Original Portishead sewerage system

3,4


Organs at the United Reformed Church.

12


Orphanage, Life in an

9


Owen Blayney Cole’s “Our Village”

13

P

Painting, mystery

56


Parry Family

4


P C Simper & Sons - cycles and toys

14


Personalities, Past and Present – special edition

20


Pier, Old Railway Station

15


Pilings in the mud

18


Petrol Pumps, unsightly

3


Pigeons, missing blue painted

3


Place names of Portishead, changing

1,2


Playtimers

12


Poacher, the, public house

18


Poem: Fifty Years Ago, written in 1880

1


Poems on Portbury Salt Marsh and Portbury Marsh

7


Portbury Engine Test Site

9


Portishead and North Weston’s listed buildings

3


Portishead Brick and Tile Works

1


Portishead Centenarians inc Mrs Mary Ann Tripp, Miss Elizabeth Bolton and Mrs Frances Rogers

8


Portishead Horticultural Society 1863-2013.

13


Portishead Pottery and Miss Gwen Horlick

12


Portishead Power Station - my work at

4


Portishead Power Station by Johnny Johnston.

11


Portishead Radio Station

6


Portishead Railways - The Flower Show 2008

4


Portishead Rectory ghost revisited.

12


Portishead Rugby Club

7


Portishead UDC and the Imminence of World War II

9


Portishead underground

16


Portishead Urban District Council, links with

10


Portishead’s Carriers and their Associated Trades from the time of Queen Victoria until the 1950s

8


Portishead’s listed buildings - Severn House

5


Portishead’s time scale - geology

16


Posset girl, I married a

7


Posset People - special edition

8


Post Office - 170 years in Portishead

7


Power Station

4,5,11


Princess Christian of Schleswig Holstein

20


Princess Henry of Battenberg

20


Prisoners of War - William Gillard Holder

9


“Prisoner” of Woodhill - the 37 year asylum of Owen Blayney Cole.

13


Public House, The Poacher

18

Q

Queens’ Diamond Jubilees

11

R

R.A.F, career in the

9


Rackley House, Portishead

17


Radio Station, Portishead

6, 18


Railway carriage, Brunel’s Broad Gauge

12


Railway Station, Old Pier

15


Railway, Weston, Clevedon & Portishead Light Railway

2,7,10


Railways - The Flower Show 2008

4


Recollections of Portishead during the early 1900s with Mrs Clarice Hunt and Mrs Dolly Hawking, recorded in May 1988

8


Rectory characters.

13


Rectory ghost revisited.

12


Rectory, the

12


Redcliffe Bay estate

13


Redcliffe Bay in the 1950s

13


Redcliffe Bay Roman Site

2


Redcliffe Bay Swimming Club, Badge of the

7


Redcliffe Bay tanks

6


Redcliffe Bay, Oil Pipe Line

5


Reid, Barbara - Land Girl and G.I. Bride

9


Remembrances of World War II  

9


Reminders of my Father

9


Reminiscences, High Street

14


Reynolds, Arthur

20


Robert Broom from family documents

9


Robinson, Eric Glynne, peace pilot

6,1,5


Rocks, age of

16


Rodney Martin Challands

15


Roman Site, Redcliffe Bay

2


Rowles, Elsie (nee Baker)

1


Royal Air Force, my life in the

9


Rugby Club, Portishead

7

S

Sandbag Fillers

9


Savory Family

2


Schimmelpennick connection

12


School, British, West Hill and the graveyard

3


School, Kindergarten and Preparatory

3


Sea bathing

13


Sewerage System in Portishead, construction of original

2


Sewerage System, Victorian, Portishead

2,3,4,5


Sharland, Edward

20


Shipwrecks and drownings off Portishead Point

12


Shops, High Street

14


Shops, Walton-in-Gordano

6


Signal station at Walton-in-Gordano

13


Simper, P C  & Sons - cycles and toys

14


Sinnock family

20


Smugglers in the Bay

2


Someone to watch over me by Nigel Coombes.

11


Spencer Perceval, Prime Minister of Great Britain 1809 – 1812

11


Squadron Leader Tommy Broom D.F.C.  

9


St. Augustine's Church, Redcliffe Bay

6


St. Mary's well

17


Sterland, Martin

20


Stone used in the High Street building

14


Stone, Sid

13


Stonestreet, Alan

11


Sturdee Hicks from letters

9

T

Tebbutt, Geoffrey

9


Teenage boys in 1949

11


Tinkling’s Legs

4


Tragedy on the Weston, Clevedon & Portishead Light Railway

7


Training Ship Formidable, boys of the

7


Traverses - geology

16


Trees to Remember a Hero  

9


Tribute to Bob Coates compiled by his family

5


Tucks Cottage, High Street

17, 18

U

Union Independent Chapel, Dissenters’ Certificate for

3


United Reformed Church, Organs at the

12

V

V.E. Day Parties

9


Victor Haliwell and the disaster on Lake Windermere

15


Victorian Sewerage System, Portishead

2,3,4,5


Violet May Welsh’s early childhood years in her own words

8


Virgo family of Walton-in-Gordano

15


Volunteering at 2012 Olympics

12

W

W T Clark, diary of

4


Walter, Joseph

20


Walter Russell (1878-1960) and his family

15


Walton-in-Gordano, Signal station at

13


Walton-in-Gordano

13


Walton-in-Gordano During World War II

9


Walton-in-Gordano listed buildings

15


Walton-in-Gordano shops

6


Walton-in-Gordano, May Day 1925

15


Walton-in-Gordano, Virgo family of

15


War Memorial in St Peter's Church

9


Warren’s shop at the bottom of Ferndale Road

3


Wartime Legend Remembered  

9


Wartime Memories

3


Wartime Memories and Battery Point

9


Welsh, Violet May’s early childhood years in her own words

8


Weston-in-Gordano, Malicious wounding

13


Weston Lodge, The Baker and Watts families and summer holidays

2


Weston Moor, history of the orchards

7


Weston, Clevedon & Portishead Light Railway

10


Weston, Clevedon & Portishead Light Railway, Tragedy on the

7


Weston, Clevedon & Portishead Railway postcard

2


Weston-in-Gordano Manor Houses, excavations in 1958 and 1960

1


Weston-in-Gordano, more goings-on in

15


Whistler, James

20


White Lion, connections with

13


White Lodge

17


White, Emily: Infanticide

5


Wiltshire, Hannah, the sad case of

15


Windibank, Ken

20


Wood, Frances Hariott

20


Working men's clubs

18


World War II : memories of childhood

9


World War II Fund Raising Weeks  

9


World War II special edition

9


Woodhill, “Prisoner” of - the 37 year asylum of Owen Blayney Cole.

13

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Y

Youth Centre, 50 years of – special edition

19

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