Guide Book Cover.
Guide Book cover
Guide Book Cover.
Back cover

Bury St Edmunds Town Guide
By Wilkin and Son, 1867


Picture Page 1

Guidebook Pages 1 to 19

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Guide Book inside cover with small ads and Josiah Le Butts Haymaker.

Pages b and c with Robert Boby's two page advertisement. Note the haymaker on the page following J L Butt's competitor machine.

Pages d and 1. W Syrett's advert opposite page 1 of the History of Bury.

Pages 2 and 3 on St Edmund and Magna Carta.

Pages 4 and 5 covers Edward the Confessor, Henry I, Stephen, Battle of Fornham, St Robert and the Jews.

Pages 6 and 7 covers Peasants Revolt, death of Duke Humphrey, Sudbury revolt 1526.

Pages 8 and 9. Queen mary of France, Queen Elizabeth, Copping, Fire of 1608, Matthew Hopkins.

Pages 10 and 11. On the Abbey.

Pages 12 and 13. Abbey stone, Abbey Ruins, Leland.

Pages 14 and 15. The Dissolution of the abbey. The town churches - St Mary's.

Pages 16 and 17. St Mary's interior and monuments.

Pages 18 and 19 St Mary's current refurbishment. St James Church - introduction.

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