Exploring the Norfolk Market Town
Exploring the Norfolk Market Town takes twelve towns across the county, from Downham Market in the west to Loddon in the east, Holt in the north to Harleston in the south. It is a starting point to understanding the development of Norfolk towns, using a variety of maps, historic and current photographs and references to sources for further exploration. For any indiviudal or group seeking to undertake its own study of local history, this book offers a splendid starting place. For those who specifically want to know more of the history of Attleborough, Aylsham, Diss, Downham Market, Dereham, Fakenham, Harleston, Holt, Loddon, North Walsham, Reepham or Swaffham, this is a book you will want on the shelf.
Author Christopher Barringer has worked with local history groups from across the region and brings the vast range of his knowledge and experience to this key Norfolk publication. Here Christopher introduces the book: