Ward & Chowen Archive
1 Dec 2016
Dr Ann Pulsford
One of the delights of December in Tavistock is the Christmas Tree Festival held in the parish Church of St Eustachius. The lights on the creatively d...
Most of us are aware of the superstition that the Christmas decorations must be taken down on or before Twelfth Night, the final day of the twelve day...
1 Mar 2016
Visitors to Tavistock Museum enter through the ground floor of Court Gate cottage, which used to be the librarian’s accommodation for the Tavistock Su...
1 Aug 2015
Isambard Kingdom Brunel’s best known memorial to his pioneering railway work in Devon is the magnificent Royal Albert Bridge, which carries the Great...
Tavistock Subscription Library
January 1, 2017
A History of the Christmas Tree
December 1, 2016
A brief history of Twelfth Night
The Propylaeum: Tavistock’s Classical Library Building
August 14, 2016
Newsletter No 57 – Spring 2016
April 1, 2016
Tavistock’s Nineteenth Century Weather Records
March 1, 2016
Brunel's Great Railway Adventures in Devon
August 1, 2015