Cheshire History Journal

Cheshire History is the journal of new work relating to the history and archaeology of the ancient and modern county of Cheshire. It is published by the Cheshire Local History Association and appears as a single annual edition.

Members receive copies of Cheshire History as part of their membership subscription. The edition they receive is the one published towards the end of the subscription year.

The Editor will be pleased to consider items for inclusion in future issues of Cheshire History. Notes for contributors are available.

Some back issues are available to purchase.

Numbers 1 (1978) to 53 (2013/14) are available on our Past Publications sub-website where you search for subjects and authors of articles.

Numbers 54 (2014/15) to 59 (2019/20) are available to purchase here. Their contents can be seen here.

Number 60 (for 2020-21), a substantial issue with many black and white illustrations and colour plates, is now available to purchase.

Its contents are:

- Obituaries: Peter Boughton, Pat Dale, Hilary Morris, Colin Phillips

---------------

- The Evolution of St Boniface Parish Church, Bunbury, Cheshire: Faithfully Following the Fashions (Part One of Two)

John Elsworth

---------------

- Select Documents for Local and Family Historians in the Cheshire Quarter Sessions files, 1571 to 1616: Part Two [with summary for 1603-04]

Paul Booth

---------------

- George Latham and Bradwall Reformatory School

Richard Vickery

---------------

- The Rise of John Trevor: Editor of the Chester Chronicle, Public Servant and Mayor of Chester, 1861 and 1862

Mike Handley

---------------

- Women Doctors in Cheshire, 1891-1939

Carol Coles

---------------

- Men’s Hockey in Cheshire before 1914

Jim Ormandy

---------------

- In Brief: Learning the Ropes: Parkgate, Rope-Making and The Ropewalk

Anthony Annakin-Smith

---------------

- Recent Work on Cheshire History: a Select Bibliography

Morris Garratt

---------------

- plus several book reviews and notes on the contributors.

---------------

Copies are available for purchase.

Cheshire History is free to members of the Cheshire Local History Association. Please note that members receive the issue published at the end of the subscription year.

Non-members can purchase a copy - please print off, complete and post the tear-off form below or click here, print and send.

The cost of Cheshire History is £9.50 + £2.00 postage and packing ; postage for overseas will be extra and is variable.

Cheques should be made payable to ‘Cheshire Local History Association’ and sent, with this form, to:

Cheshire Local History Association

c/o Cheshire Archives and Local Studies Service

Duke Street,

Chester, CH1 1RL.

Cheshire History Number 60

Name………………………………………………………………..

Address……………………………………………………………..

……………………………………………………………………..

……………………………………………………………………..

Postcode……………………………………………………………


Cheshire History back numbers are available for purchase.