Books about Lustleigh

The books listed below are published by the Lustleigh Society.  Please email us at lustleigharchives@gmail.com for more information on ordering by  post and for postage and packaging costs.

All these books can be purchased locally in the Archive Room or Lustleigh Dairy.

LUSTLEIGH  A Dartmoor Village in Focus 

Price £13.50

Published 1st September 2018 – ISBN 978-0-9957122-2-5

A Devon Village’s Sacrifice…  Lustleigh’s Fallen in the Great War

Price £9.50

Published 2019 Price £9.50 ISBN 978-0-9957122-4-9

The full biographies of the 21 Lustleigh men who died in WWI and whose names appear on the War Memorial

In the Footsteps of the Victorians; Aspects of change in the Wrey Valley and surrounding area 1837 – 1901 

Price £10.00 

Published 2018 ISBN 978-0-9957122-1-8 Price £10

A series of research papers written by local volunteers looks at how the coming of the railway impacted on the rural towns and villages in the Wrey Valley.  A project funded by Moor than Meets the eye through Dartmoor National Park Authority

 

Lustleigh Book of the First World War 

Price £9.50

Published 2015 Price £9.50 ISBN 978-0-9957122-0-1

“This is an interesting and well-researched addition to the growing collection of books which chronicle the effect of the First World War on Devon’s towns and villages.”

The Devon Historian

Dartmoor a Wild and Wondrous Region 

Price £9.95

Published 2017 Price £9.95 ISBN 978-0-9563910-2-5

A book to accompany a major exhibition in the Royal Albert Memorial Museum Exeter that was co-curated by the author (and Chair of the Lustleigh Society).  The first major review of how Dartmoor has been portrayed in art.