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Booklets about the village.

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The archive holds many booklets about the village. These are listed here. Highlighted booklets are available for viewing. Depending on how your browser is configured the booklets will either download directly to your computer or open in a page in your web browser.

1907

Book : Highways and Byways in Dorset [School Edition]

1940/1946

Drat those pesky vacuees

The war time memories of Robert Holdeman.

Vacuees Edited version

1967

A Parish History of Child Okeford by Judy Wareham

1967

The Hill; Volume 1 Edition 1

1969

Child Okeford Panorama by Richard Taylor [Rector 1950 – 1966]

1979

Dorset Treasures- Child Okeford

In December 1976, The Dorset Association of Local Councils launched an initiative styled “Dorset Countryside Treasures”. The archive has an original copy of the submission from our village. Please note Mr Wilson does not live at the address given on the front page.

1980

Book: My Dorset Days by Tim Barnes

1983

Child Okeford History 1883 – 1983 by Clarence M Smith

1983

One Hundred Years in Childe Okeford 1883-1983

Full of fascinating stories about the village several of which have already been posted on the website and published in The Hill.

1994

Hambledon Hill Leaflet

1996

Book: Dorset within Living Memory , Dorset Federation of WI

1996

Hambledon Hill Leaflet

1999

Child Okeford the first 6000 years. By Mr C Giles.

1999

Book: Around the Maypole ,   Shillingstone Millennium Book

1999

Book: Child Okeford ; A Dorset Village . Millennium Book

Downloadable version Child Okeford A Dorset Village

2001

Book: Memories of a Dorset Countryman by Jack Hooper [autographed]

2002

Queens Golden Jubilee Competitions . Essays and Poems

2004

Up Hill and Down River 10 walks from Child Okeford

2005

Book: History of Child Okeford WI by Kate St George

2009

Child Okeford Roll of Honour by kind permission of the Author Helen Kerridge

2010

Child Okeford Village Hall 1909-2009: A history.

2017

Child Okeford End of an Era 1815-1860 by John Housley

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