Whitchurch Councillor Sylvia Creed-Castle is a published author........
DORSET'S WESTERN VALE BY SYLVIA CREED ISBN NO 0902129899 published in 1986 can be purchased on Amazon or the book should be available in the local library. [A social history covering from approximately 1880 to the 1980s]
MARSHWOOD VALE - THE MAKING OF A LANDSCAPE 2021 by Bob Machin (our new councillor's daughter's father in law!) available from the author on 01308 423475 email@example.com [An historical study of the creation of the fields, farm, and settlements in the Vale using a range of original sources from Anglo-Saxon times to the 19th century]
Picture of flooding on Stockham Bridge taken by Cllr. Sylvia Creed-Castle in 2007
We're just starting this collection of material about the history of the parish. What better place to start than Rob Knight and the Nightingales of Prime Coppice?
If you have photos, stories or anything else, please send them in.