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Allan Frost - Wellington in the 1920s and 1930s - 9781781552612 - V9781781552612
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Wellington in the 1920s and 1930s

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Description for Wellington in the 1920s and 1930s Paperback. A fascinating pictorial account of how the people of Wellington in Shropshire dealt with the aftermath of one war and prepared for another. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180 colour. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 157 x 8. Weight in Grams: 306.
This collection of archive images, many never before published, documents life in the ancient Shropshire market town of Wellington between two World Wars. Entertaining and informative, this book reveals how the people of Wellington recovered from the effects of one devastating war before they were obliged to make preparations for coping with another. It shows long-established industries continuing to survive during the interwar period, and an abundance of family run shops helping to retain the traditional character of the town, then the main centre for commerce and entertainment in this part of the county. New forms of public and private ... Read more

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About Allan Frost
Allan Frost was born and grew up in Wellington, Shropshire. His family has lived in the area for well over 250 years (despite occasional attempts to destroy themselves by explosions, mining disasters, etc.), which may explain why he is driven to discover more about the area's past, and to preserve those findings in a series of popular histories. He has ... Read more

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