Securing our history for the future

This is the Bawdrip Archive 

Here you will find a variety of information and photographs about Bawdrip Village

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Our collection has been built up and added to since the foundation of the Group in 2012. The archive contains documents, books, maps, digitised newspaper articles as well as an important collection of local photographs relating to families, property, trade, church, school etc. A summary is shown below.


Category Sub Category Item Details Notes
Publication Magazine A History of Bawdrip and its Church Bawdrip PCC December 1986 A4 format
Media DVD Bawdrip in old photographs Photographs from the exhibition celebrating 700 years St Michaels and All Angels Church, Bawdrip   2 disc set  from July 2012
Publication Map Bawdrip Level Map Original print of 1904 Edition A0+ format
Publication Memories Bawdrip Profile Research from Census returns and Kellys Directories A4 format
Publication Memories Bawdrips WW1 Heros Details of the men from Bawdrip who died in conflict A4 format
Publication Magazine Church Report 1902 report of Church of St Michaels and All Angels Church, Bawdrip  A4 photocopy
Publication Book Kellys Directories Extracts of directories from1861- 1939 A4 format copies in binder
Publication Poster Knowle Hall Estate sale of land etc Laminated posters relating to sale on 29 November 1921 A3+ format
Publication Magazine Link Magazine Church Magazine Feb 1987. First edition of joint benefice publication A4 format
Media Searchable PDF files Link Magazine Church Magazine some 1981, 1997, 1998, 1999. Complete from 2000 onwards Back up data
Publication Memories Looking Back Life Story of Phyllis Burrow A4 format
Media Searchable PDF & JPG files Polden Post Articles Bawdrip events Back up data
Publication Poster Sale of Barkers Farm Poster relating to sale on 23 September 1914 A1+ format
Publication Hand written School Log Book Bawdrip Junior School Log Book detailing events from April 1945 to February 1995 Bound book
Publication Magazine The Church of St Michael the Archangel Bawdrip Reprinted from the Somerset Archeological Society Proceedings   (Bath Branch) 1933 Notes by J.G.H.Warren Member A5 format
Publication Book The Victorian History of the County of Somerset Volume VI - Bridgwater and Neighbouring Parishes pages 182-191
Publication Book Universal Home Doctor Owned by Nurse J A Badman, Laad-Soeren, New Road, Bawdrip Local Nurse dates form   9/10/66
Publication Memories WW1 Memorials of Bawdrip, Woolavington and Cossington Further details of the men from Bawdrip who died in conflict A4 format and cds
Publication Printed 1901 Bawdrip census Analysis of data A4 sheets
Media Searchable spreadsheet file and pdf 1911 Bawdrip census Analysis of data digital file online

PDF files

Kellys Directories

 extracts 1895- 1954

digital file online
Media PDF File Kellys Directory For Bridgwater 1957 data CD
Media PDF File Kellys Directory Somerset 1927 data CD
Brochure Printed Silver Fish Hotel Price list and facilities Original folded leaflet
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