Box 20

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File 94 Town & Country Planning Act 1947

Planning Permission for the erection of a Public Shelter in Union Rd, 1952

Application Form for “Determination of Development Charge”

Central Land Board claim form and correspondence, 1951/2


File 95 Cartoon – Kirton Annual Election, 1896/7


File 96 William Hector – Photographer

Western Times article on Hector, 11/3/1960


File 97 Broadclose Cottage, Western Road

Sale by Auction of furniture & effects (2 copies), 1930


File 98 Campaign for the Heart of Crediton (Town Square)

Minutes of a meeting held at Crediton Leisure Centre, 1992

Newspaper Cutting about proposed use of Market Street Site for Housing, 1989.

Minutes of meetings

Newspaper article on plans for a Town Square, 2001

Newspaper article about a public meeting about the Town Square, undated


File 99 Crediton’s Underground Passages

Extracts from Devon & Cornwall Notes & Queries

Notes on Old Crediton – Col. L A D Montague

Crediton Underground Passages – Col L A D Montague


File 100 Parks Estate

OS Map of Parks Estate, post 1923

Correspondence about redemption of Tithe Annuities, 1962


File 101 Copplestone Cross

Correspondence on the history of the Cross


File 102 Copplestone Parish

Copplestone Ecclesiastical Boundaries Commission papers, 1957/8

Agreement for renting land around Copplestone Barton (2), 1923

Invitation to attend unveiling of plaque in Copplestone, 2001


File 103 Ann Reed

Correspondence about the birth of John Reed at Crediton Union Workhouse in 1870, 1951


File 104 Crediton Town Band

Extract from The Courier – History of the Town Band, 1975

Photograph of the Town Band outside the King’s Arms

Correspondence concerning the Band Master, 1934/5

Farewell Concert for Oranje & Bonifatius Ensemble, 1994

Courier Article on the return of the “Old Drum”, undated

Brochure on the Christmas Concert, 2003

Christmas Brass Concert Programme (2), 2007

Programme for Spring Concert with Paul Evans’ Barbershop Quartet, 2000

Programme for Spring Concert, 2001

Programme for Spring Concert, undated

Programme for “Festival of Brass, 2006


File 105 Clockmakers

Alphabetical list of Crediton Clockmakers, undated

Extract from Devon Clocks & Clockmakers by Clive Ponsford, undated

Alphabetical list of Devon Clockmakers, 1962

Watch & Clockmakers in Kelly’s Directory of 1883

Short note on the Church Clock and John Adams, d1639


File 106 Telegrams

Consent to Works in Park Road, 1954

Hotel Booking for Symes, 1889

To Thomas & Jennings, 1887

To Smith, Solicitor, Crediton, 1927

To Symes at The Grand Hotel, Charing Cross, 1887

To Symes concerning a Governors Meeting, undated


File 107 Sale Brochure for “Part of Lower Hollacombe”, 1904


File 108 Local Transport Information

Leaflet on Crediton Ring & Ride, 1994

Leaflet on “The Tarka Line”, 2000

Leaflet on Park & Ride from Crediton to Exeter, 1990

Leaflets on the Crediton Town Bus Route, 1985


File 109 Horse & Jockey Cottages

Letter from Samuel Brown to Benjamin Cleave about The Crediton Improvement Act, 1835

Assessment of Tax on Jockey Cottage on the death of Samuel Brown, 1859


File 110 Mrs Symes, housekeeping accounts, 1867 & 1873


File 111 Appointment of a Guardian to Charles Passmore Perkins


File 112 Abraham Cann of Coleford, Champion Wrestler, C18


File 113 Mortgage Bond, William Wellacott to Thomas Partridge, 1813


File 114 Sale by Auction of “Dippy Docky” (near Threshers) Crediton


File 115 Example of Exeter Bomb Damage


File 116 Declaration by Miss L B Norrish of Paignton, 1946


File 117 Broad Close

Poster – Sale by Auction of Broadclose, Western Road (2), 1930

Prospectus for Sale by Auction of Broadclose, 1905


File 118 J Sprague, Boot & Shoe Manufacturer, Exeter

Invoice to Mrs Goldsmith, Crediton for ladies casual shoes


File 119 John Curtis, Marriage Settlement

Indenture (badly damaged)


File 120 Insurance Document, 1815


File 121 Oath of Identity – Ann Goss, 1817


File 122 Register of Electors, 1976-7

Crediton (East), Crediton (West), Chawleigh, Woofardisworthy, Cheriton Bishop, Crediton Hamlets, Bow, Brushford, Coldridge, Colebrooke, Cheriton Fitzpaine, Clannaborough, Down St. Mary, Hittisleigh, Eggesford, Kennerleigh, Lapford, Morchard Bishop, Newton St. Cyres, Nymet Rowland, Poughill, Puddington, Sandford, Shobrooke, Stockleigh English, Stockleigh Pomeroy, Thelbridge, Zeal Monachorum, Washford Pyne.