books

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Books published by Brixham Heritage Museum are listed first, in the order of recency of publication, then author’s surname. Books from other publishers follow, listed by author’s surname.


Samantha Little
Destination Devon!
4.50 from Paddington and other Agatha Christie Railway Mysteries - with a foreword by Mathew Prichard
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2021

Samantha Little, editor
Brixham in 100 Poems
A hand-me-down history
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2021

Samantha Little, editor
Catching the Afterglow
A Celebration of South Devon Women Poets, Past and Present
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2021

John Scotney
The King on the Quay
Or What Brought William to Brixham?
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2021

John Scotney
Brixham's Mayflower
The Amazing Story of a Unlikely Ship
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2020

Martin J Smith
A Town for Sail
The Story of Brixham’s Maritime History
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2020

Berry Head - 400 Million Years of History
colouring book
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2020

Edgar Lawrance
Defending Torbay
The Berry Head Fortifications
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2019

Samantha Little
Writing Home to Brixham Volume 2
Letters from Brixham men and women serving in the Great War 1914-1918
hardback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2018

Samantha Little
Writing Home to Brixham Volume 2
Letters from Brixham men and women serving in the Great War 1914-1918
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2018

John Scotney
Brixham, its History and its Place in History
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2018

Samantha Little
Writing Home to Brixham Volume 1
Letters from Brixham men and women serving in the Great War 1914-1918
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2017

Samantha Little
Writing Home to Brixham Volume 1
Letters from Brixham men and women serving in the Great War 1914-1918
hardback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2017

Chris Potts and Derek Wilson
Voyaging Over Life's Sea
A History of the British Seamen’s Boys’ Home, Brixham 1859-1988
second edition
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2017

Samantha Little
Battling Onwards
The Brixham Fishing Fleet 1914-1918
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2016

Samantha Little
Keep Smiling Through!
The Brixham Home Front 1939-1945
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2011

Lawrence Lake
Lake's Journal
A Royal Naval signaller’s experiences during World War I
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2010

Samantha Little
Through Cloud and Sunshine
Brixham in the Great War
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2008

Philip L Armitage
Military and Other Buttons from the Berry Head Forts 1794-1817
research by Philip L Armitage; illustrations by Robert Rouse
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2003

Samantha Little
Medicinal Purposes
Public Health and Primary Care in Brixham since 1890
paperback
published by Brixham Heritage Museum, 2003

Peter Archer, illustrator
A Century of Memories
Brixham and the Great War - Then and Now; A4
paperback - A4

Peter Archer, illustrator
A Century of Memories
Brixham and the Great War - Then and Now; A5
paperback - A5

Peter Armitage
Richard Weir - Agent of the King
paperback

Chips Barber
Brixham of Yesteryear - Part III
paperback

Melanie Border and Ruth Luckhurst
Walks along the South West Coast Path - Exmouth to Dartmouth
paperback

Melanie Border, Chris Proctor and John Risdon
The Offical Guide to the English Riviera Global Geopark
400 million years in the making ... - foreword by Professor Iain Stewart
paperback

Bridget Cusack
BM45 Pilgrim
Brixham’s Victorian Sailing Trawler
paperback

Bridget Howard
The Torbay Paint Company
Its Origin and History in Brixham and Dartmouth 1848-1961
paperback

Randal Charlton
The Wicked Pilgrim
The true story of the Englishman who gave Mayflower II to America
paperback

Bridget Cusack
The All Saints Story
paperback

Ebb and Flow
Stuck on You
The adventures of Drifter and Scully; written by Ebb and Flow; illustrated by Shazzy McDoodle
paperback

Ebb and Flow
The Gull Next Door
The adventures of Drifter and Scully; written by Ebb and Flow; illustrated by Shazzy McDoodle
paperback

Ebb and Flow
The Pink Flamingo
The Adventures of Drifter and Scully; written by Ebb and Flow; illustrated by David Green
paperback

Ebb and Flow
The Pirates of Men's Pants
The Adventures of Drifter and Scully, Book Two
paperback

Ted Gosling and June Richards
Brixham
Britain in Old Photographs
paperback

Mackenzie Moulton
Poems About Brixham
paperback

Peter Padfield
Mayflower II Diary
Sketches from a Lost Age
paperback

CR Potts
The Brixham Branch
paperback

Stuart Raymond
Marriage Records for Family Historians
paperback

Stuart Raymond
The Family Historian's Pocket Dictionary
paperback

William A Saxton
Singer, the Sewing Machine, and Paignton
Brixham Museum and History Society; occasional lecture paper no. 6
paperback

Andy Sewell
Brixham
Recipes by Andy Sewell
paperback

Christina Sinclair
Salty Sam and the Windy Day
paperback

Paul Snowdon
Devon: an Artist Explores
The Coast from Torbay to the Axe Estuary
paperback

Trinity Sailing
Sailing Trawlers
A Devon Fishing Village, the Creation of a Legendary Working Vessel and the Birth of a Global Industry
paperback

Stuart A Upham
The Illustrated Story of how Mayflower II was Built, by Stuart A Upham, the Builder
paperback