Securing our history for the future



BAWDRIP TIMELINE 

EVENT

YEAR

doomsday.jpg

Mentioned in the Doomsday Book

1086

 1312 church-built.jpg

 St Michaels and All Angels Church built

 1312

 1330 rectory.jpg

Rectory

1330

 1532 tudor-court.jpg

Tudor Court

1532

 1600-Knowle-Inn.jpg

 Knowle Inn

1600

 lovell.jpg

Eleanor Lovell Tragedy

1604

 1650 kings farm

 Kings Farm

1609

 ford farm

Ford Farm

1656

barkers farmw

Barkers Farm

1705

 school with bungalow First Village School 1763
 1795 ksd built

King Sedgemoor Drain built

1795

uplands

Uplands House

1800

 1800 little house

Little House

1800

 sion chapel

Sion Chapel, Bath Road

1830

1830 knowle hall 

Knowle Hall Built

1830

 1851 school built

Bawdrip Infants School

1851

 1864 knowle tower

Knowle Tower built

1864

 1890 railway opens

Bridgwater Branch Railway Opened

1890

 19000915 bridgwater races advert

Final Crook Bend Racecourse Meet

1905

1923 Bawdrip station 

Bawdrip Halt opened

1923

Flower show and fete Knowle Park June 1925 post card 

Village Flower Show begins

1925

 1925 Parish hall

Parish Hall opened

1925

silverfish 

Silver Fish Café Opened

1935

 1939 ks drain widening

King Sedgemoor Drain widened

1939

 1864 knowle tower

Knowle Tower demolished

1950

 1952 Railway closes

Bridgwater Branch Railway closed

1954

 File 18 KSD Cary SRA Green Folder b839

Silver Fish Café demolished

1963

 school

Bawdrip Infants School extended

1995

 skylark

Skylark Meadow purchased by Plantlife

1999

 sustrans

Sustrans path opened

2000

 clock repair

Bawdrip Church Clock restored

2004

 railway land

Former Railway Land owned by Village

2014

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