This category is for information and organisations related to the history, culture, and people of Great Torrington and district. It contains websites that are related exclusively to the locality. Topics include clubs, social service organisations, resources, genealogy, history, personal pages, activism, animal welfare, politics, religion, and various sub-groups of the population.
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Beaford Community Pages
Selection of historical data and links to further sources of information provided by Devon Library and Information Services.
Frithelstock Community Pages
Selection of historical data and links to further sources of information, provided by Devon Library and Information Services.
Community-based project whose remit is to help revitalise the centre of the town of Great Torrington. Includes details of one of the renovated buildings.
Genealogical research information about Frithelstock.
GenUKI: Little Torrington
History of the parish south of the town, with the winding Torridge as the boundary. Includes genealogical research information and map from 1850, showing ancient parish boundary.
Genealogical research information about Roborough.
Save the Irreplaceble Torrington Community Hospital
STITCH is a group committed to campaigning to save services, formed when the in-patient beds were closed without consultation. Includes documentations, news, blog with questions and comments.
History of this Torrington man, inventor of the first convective heating system and a wooden calculating machine.
Bonfires: The gunpowder plot, The great fire of London, 1666, Torrington`s part in the civil war, and 1646.
Last update:June 12, 2016 at 20:53:50 UTC