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Articles and Documents

Below are some links to various articles and memories that have been collected. In the future we will be adding links to images of documents that exist on the History Society database.


 Ro Ward’s youthful memories  Jan Page’s thoughts Ashley Ford’s WWII memories   Barry Smithard’s recollections
Geraldine and shops Fred Gaines – looking after Auntie Brenda and Hazel Mervyn Reed in the 50s
Richard Partridge      



Mary Ann Phillips Bloomfield (née Hutchings) and her family

Graham White, grandson of Mary Ann (Annie) has collected a vast amount of information about the life of Annie. Most of the documents that are being compiled as part of this website are largely about East Prawle and the family ties to East Prawle. There are more detailed documents of the time after Annie left Prawle – for further details please contact Graham White (email address to follow).



East Prawle School  Episcopal Visitation Returns, 1744 Radar


History Society Talks

In 2011 and 2014 Michael and Richard Partridge gave “walk and talks” around East Prawle, initially to the Kingsbridge History Society with the East Prawle History Society, with a further talk in 2014 to the U3A Kingsbridge History Group.

Below are links to the transcript:

11 May 2011 Michael and Richard Partridge Walk and Talk

14 November 2011 Michael and Richard Partridge Walk and Talk

18 June 2014 Michael and Richard Partridge Walk and Talk