Alton Papers, No.15

Cover of Alton Papers 12

One of a series of booklets containing short articles on the history of Alton

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Cover Illustration: The badge of Robert Mot, first definitely known bellfounder at the Whitechapel Bell Foundry, where All Saints' Church bells were cast.

Paperback - 48 pages
The Local History Group of the Friends of the Curtis Museum and Allen Gallery; 2011

Associated titles: Alton Papers 5 , Alton Papers 6 , Alton Papers 7 , Alton Papers 8 , Alton Papers 9 , Alton Papers 10 , Alton Papers 11 , Alton Papers 12, Alton Papers 13, Alton Papers 14 , Alton Papers 16 , Alton Papers 17 , Alton Papers 18 , Jane Austen & Alton , Jane Austen & Chawton , Miss Bell's Fountains , Alton's Inns , Alton's Pubs , Alton's Motor Traders, part 1 , Alton's Motor Traders, part 2 , Hartley Mauditt House


Contents

THE ALLEN GALLERY, by Georgia Smith

ALL SAINTS' CHURCH, ALTON: THE BELLS, by Martin Morris

A 1920s CHILDHOOD IN ALTON, by Sister Cecilia (Jackson)

FIRE AT ANSTEY, 16th AUGUST 1905, by Jane Hurst

'EVERYTHING OF THE BEST' – THE EARLY DAYS OF ALTON'S PICTURE PALACE, by Jane Hurst

AMERY FARM – HOME OF JEAN STEVENSON (née LERWILL) FOR 47 YEARS, by Jean Stevenson

EMIGRATION, ALTON TO NEW ZEALAND – A FOOTNOTE


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