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2017

Interview: Melv Chislett - 2017

2016

Roberts Road & Poole Park Road - 2016

Images copyright of Fotonow CIC © 2016

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2012

Building of MVV power plant - 2012

A Fotonow led youth project visited MVV construction site in 2012 to see the combined heat & power plant close up. images copyright Fotonow CIC © 2012

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2009

Day in the life of a housing manager - 2009

We were sent a link to a really lovely article from 2009, conveying life in Barne Barton and also a mention of Melv Chislett, recently interviewed for The Island Stories), …

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1965

Building Barne Barton - 1965

1963

Royal Naval Family Union - 1963

Images courtesy of The Box, Plymouth copyright The Herald

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1947

Ordnance Survey map - 1947

A map from 1947 with copyright to the National Library of Scotland.

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1946

Ordnance Survey map - 1946

Map from National Library of Scotland, showing Devon and Cornwall boundaries as surveyed in the 1930s.

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1896

Map - 1896

A parish map from 1896 © National Library of Scotland

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1893

Royal Albert Bridge - 1893

A lovely find in an old book ‘Rivers in Devon: From Source to Sea’ (Seeley & Co Ltd, London, 1893) the imposing Royal Albert Bridge at Saltash, drawn by A. Ansted, …

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1889

Local parish map - 1889

With thanks to The National Library of Scotland (all rights reserved) we have this wonderful map from 1889 showing Barne Farm in the St Budeaux parish. You can see Barne Barton is …

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1863

Early parish map - 1863

Early St Budeaux parish map from 1854-1863.

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