Research

Join us in researching topics – Buildings, families, local industry, schools, places of worship, clubs and activities

Our Next Research Project – Places of Worship

Our next research project is places of worship. We hope to include all the chapels and churches in our area. David Noble has offered to lead the research. Please let us know if you would like to be included in this effort or if you have any photos, information or memories.

Sources for Research

Resource Documents

The History Group has compiled a document listing known publications about the history of Bitton Parish. It is hoped this will serve as an aid to further research on our local history and as a guide that brings together all known material on the subject. Click on the link below:-

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Useful Links

The following external links may be of assistance:

Bath In Time http://www.bathintime.co.uk/

Some books on local history by Ian S. Bishop http://www.bishopbooks.co.uk/Home.html

Bitton Parish Council http://www.bittonparishcouncil.co.uk/bittonpc/Welcome.html

The History of the Parish of Bitton, Rev. H.T. Ellacombe here

Bitton and Oldland Registers here

Kingswood Museum http://www.kingswoodmuseum.org.uk

St Mary’s Church http://www.stmarysbitton.org.uk

Avon Valley Local History and Archaeology http://www.alha.org.uk/index.html