All thirteen Transactions and the twenty four other books of Local History will be available.
See below for details of recent publications and the Publications page of the website for a full list of books.
3. Recent Publications
A Collection of Trade Directories for the Biddulph District from 1818 to 1940. by David Outhwaite. A replacement for B09 it is the collated records of over thirty Trade Directories for Biddulph into one book for use in family history research. The book has 88 A4 pages and costs £5.00.
Cavalryman Voltelin Percy Heath by Michael Turnock is the story of a Royal Horse Guard Soldier in the Great War with a plaque in St. Lawrence’s Church, Biddulph. Cavalryman Voltelin Percy Heath has 24 A4 colour pages and costs £3.50.
Transactions 13 ‘A History of the Chatterley Whitfield Railway by William Jack III’ and ‘The Workings of the Locomotives and Trains of Private Firms over the North Staffordshire Railway’ by Dr. J. R. Hollick edited by Mr Roland Machin. (72 pages and cost £5.00).
The Flight Training Notes of Cadet J. E. Machin one of the first RAF Pilots during the First World War. (84 A4 pages at £5:00).
From Workhouse to Lord Mayor is a reprint of George Herbert Barber’s autobiography which was first published in 1937. (84 A4 pages at £7:50).
Please see the Publications page for a full list and short description of all the Society’s books.
All the Societies books are available at Society Meetings, some from Leek Books and the Biddulph Library.
4. Contact Names:
Chairperson - Mr. Roland Machin
David J. Outhwaite (Secretary & Sale of Publications)
You can ask David any questions about the BDGHS. However, if you have a genealogy or a family history question then you can Ask the Reverend Hadfield and a member of the Society will contact you, as soon as possible.
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