The Hemyock History Map

  The Historic Map of Hemyock shows central Hemyock as it was over 60 years ago. This map is available on gloss A2 paper and can be […]

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out of dunkeswell

Out of Dunkeswell

This Book explains the exploits of the US Navy flying Liberators out of Dunkeswell Airfield in the last few years of WWII. Including the last flight of […]

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How to search by Surname

Searching for someone on our database couldn’t be simpler. On the right hand side you will see a box that says ‘Help me find’. Type for example […]

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Caroline New

The children of John and Caroline New at Craddock

Caroline            John Somers    Johanna           Vernon Arthur 1866-1926        1871-1960          1868-1942        1879- ???? went to California  

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John Cave New

John Cave New and Caroline Somers Smith New

John Cave New MD  1826 – 1901 and his wife Caroline Somers Smith New 1845 – 1926 lived at Craddock until their deaths as above leaving 6 […]

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2017 Annual General Meeting of Hemyock History and Archiving Assoc.

The AGM was held on Thursday 16th March with Stephen Major taking over as Chairman and a supporting committee of: Brenda Calcraft, Mike Cooper, Jon Henville and […]

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History Talks for April and May 2017

The 13th April talk will be from David Greenfield a civil engineer from Taunton on the life and works of  I K Brunel.  The 11th May talk […]

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History Group Talks February and March 2017

On the 9th of February HH&A heard a talk from Andrew Watson, PhD Candidate at the University of Glasgow, on phenomenology and its application in archaeology. Andrew […]

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Talk by Brian Carpenter of Devon Heritage Centre on Thursday 8th March

The monthly meeting on Thursday 8th March at the Hemyock Church Rooms at 7.30pm will be by Brian Carpenter of the Devon Heritage Centre, Exeter. Come along […]

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WW1 Book – Upper Culm Valley at War 1914 – 1919

This book was published in 2014 by Michael Cooper with financial support from the Heritage Lottery and the Blackdown Hills AONB with a supporting team from Hemyock […]

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Monthly meetings Thursday 9th February 2017 7.30pm at Church Rooms

The next meeting on Feb 9th will be a talk from Andrew Watson who is completing a Phd in Archaeology on Phenomonology.  All welcome to an interesting […]

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Talk on Otterhead

Hemyock History and Archiving Association Present an illustrated talk by Elizabeth Stonex on the work of The Otterhead Estate Trust at the Church Rooms Hemyock at 7.30pm […]

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