Curry Rivel Past and Present
Published in October 2014, this book of 155 photographs shows how much or how little the village has changed since the birth of photography.
Each 'old' photo is compared with a recent image of the same scene accompanied by a useful caption which gives an explanation and some historical context.
Published by the Curry Rivel News Group all profits from the sales will be made available in grant form to clubs, societies and institutions within the parish.
Buy by post for £10.95 by applying to :-
The Curry Rivel News Group, Fairview Lodge, Townsend, Curry Rivel, TA10 0HP
Please make cheques payable to the Curry Rivel Newsletter
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