Booklets for sale 2

As part of Takeley Local History Society's ongoing work to document the history of our village a number of booklets have been produced and these are available to members and non-members alike at little more than the cost of the photocopying.    

The following booklets can be obtained by writing, enclosing a cheque made out to Takeley Local History Society to:

 Phyllis Altham, 2 Station Road, Takeley, Bishop's Stortford, Herts CM22 6SG, England.

For delivery in the UK please add £2.50 per booklet.

Please remember to incude your delivery adress in the letter.


For delivery outside the UK please  E-Mail the TLHS Secretary 


Title  Author Price
Takeley A History (includes a reprint of Les Frost's original 1983 Takeley History booklet) Trevor Allen £3.50
D.A. Fyfe & Co. Ltd - Takeley Chaff Factory Bill Marshall £4.00
The Rise and Fall of Takeley Nurseries 1897 - 1981 Bill Marshall £4.00
Charles Wright Nurseryman - Life before Roseacres (includes  Sidney Layton, Takeley Florist) Bill Marshall £3.50
The Elsenham Gang  Pat Salmon/
Gordon Barker
Mole Hill Green History   Pat Salmon £8.50
In the Service of Their Country
Takeley's Service People of WWII  Volume 1    
Bill Marshall/
Pat Salmon
Reads of Takeley Bill Marshall £5.00
The Takeley Telephone Exchange Explosion Steve Hazon £2.50
Takeley Pubs Bill Marshall £6.00
Crimes at Mill End Pat Salmon £3.50
Takeley Churchyard Guide Steve Hazon £1.20 (cost)
Takeley School 1840 - 1965 Bill Marshall £7.50
Mole Hill Green Cricket Club Pat Salmon £6.00

In the Service of Their Country
Takeley's Service People of WWII  Volume 2    

Bill Marshall/
Pat Salmon
The Royal British Legion Takeley Branch Bill Marshall £4.00
Characters and Events  (Vol 1) PatSalmon £6.00
Takeley – The Street N.Watkiss /J.Monk/
Brewer’s End, Takeley, Essex Bill Marshall £7.00
Characters and Events  (Vol 2) Pat Salmon/ Bill Marshall/ Fay Fraser £6.00
Waltham Hall Survey of 1621 by John Madison Dr . Peter Franklin/Nia Watkiss £7.00
The Whites of Takeley Peter Tebbit £3.50
Terry Moore’s Takeley Memories Terry Moore £5.50
Evacuated to Takeley Steve Hazon £3.50
Sitting on the Fence Ernie Field £5.50
Characters and Events (Vol3) Various £5.50
Holy Trinity Takeley, A Layman's Guide Trevor Allen £10.00
Hatfield Forest John Monk £6.50
Takeley Scout Camp 1952 Norman Young £4.00 or download free
Holy Trinity Church, Takeley Roy Tricker Donations to Holy Trinity Church
  2 designs                      
Steve Hazon 4 for £1


Also available: The Manor of Bassingbourne by John and Nia Watkiss £6.00


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