During the Second World War France was occupied by German forces and Brittany was no exception. Close to the major port of Brest, La Roche Maurice, along with many French villages, has a very sad and difficult wartime history to relate.
A summary of the occupiers of Cross House, Fore Street, Bishopsteignton, taken from the official parish records.
A summary of the occupiers of Park Farmhouse, Ashill, Bishopsteignton, taken from the official parish records.
A history of the Bishops’ Palace in the Old Walls area of Bishopsteignton; the summer palace for the Bishops of Exeter until the early 1500s.
The wonderful recollections of Mrs Bulley (b. 1887) and Miss Webber (b. 1889), when they were invited to have tea with John and Gillian Hepburn in March 1979.
The history of Delamore, Bishopsteignton, and its occupants.
A History of Coombe Cottage and its adjacent houses at Colway Cross, Bishopsteignton, as researched by Nigel Everett.
The transcript of a talk given as part of the 2019 Bishopsteignton Village Festival, by Rhoda Nevins of Whidborne Manor.
A summary of the occupiers of St John’s House, Church Road, Bishopsteignton, taken from the official parish records.