Recently Uploaded Archive Items

Recently Uploaded Archive Items

Below is a list of the Archive items that have been uploaded to this website during the last three months.

Arnold Family Cine Film Taken in 1947
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DHRG No:103201
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Digitised version of an original cine film featuring Dartmouth and Plymouth, taken in 1947 by Paul Arnold’s grandather, kindly provided to us by Paul. Includes several scenes of the 1947 Dartmouth Regatta. Running time 3 min 44 sec. If anyone recognises themselves, do let us know!
 
Arnold Family Cine Film Taken in 1950
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DHRG No:103200
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Digitised version of an original cine film featuring Dartmouth taken in 1950 by Paul Arnold’s grandather and kindly provided to us by Paul. Running time 1 min 3 sec.
 
Programme for DHRG event “A History of Dartmouth in Four Houses” 2023
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DHRG No:103199
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
Synopsis:
Handout to audience members for the DHRG event at the Flavel on Saturday 18 November 2023 entitled “A History of Dartmouth in Four Houses”. The houses researched were: 4 The Quay; 46 South Ford Road; Coombe Villa, Coombe Terrace; and 20 Crossparks.
 
Calendar of Dartmouth Borough Archives 1879-80: transcript
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DHRG No:103198
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
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A transcript of introduction and table of contents to Stuart Moore’s Calendar of the Archives of the Borough of Dartmouth, compiled 1879-80. Original held at Devon Heritage Centre.
 
Dartmouth 1868 Parliamentary Boundary Commission Review
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DHRG No:103197
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
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At the 1867 Reform Act the Borough of Dartmouth lost its remaining Parliamentary seat. A further boundary review was undertaken in 1868 but no changes were made to the municipal boundaries established in 1835. Includes map (using OS map). Used with permission.
 
Dartmouth 1831 Parliamentary Boundary Commission Review
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DHRG No:103196
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
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1831 report on the proposed boundary of the borough of Dartmouth as a parliamentary constituency, taking account of population. Includes map based on the commissioners’ own survey. Used with permission.
 
Harry Inder – An Inventive Life
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DHRG No:103195
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
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Harry Inder is recognised in Dartmouth as inventor of the town’s first motor car. But that’s not Harry’s only achievement. Barry Inder, his grandson, has been researching Harry’s wider contribution to Dartmouth’s shipbuilding and engineering history, and his other significant inventions.
 
Royal Jubilees in Dartmouth
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DHRG No:103194
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
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To mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022, DHRG has researched the history of Royal Jubilees and how they were celebrated in Dartmouth.
 
Memories of War
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DHRG No:103187
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
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Preliminary draft of DHRG publication number 16, “Memories of War, by local people at home and abroad, 1939-1946”, compiled by Ray Freeman in 1995. Contains many accounts by local people of their wartime experiences, both in Dartmouth and elsewhere in the world during the Second World War. Copy of final publication held in Dartmouth Library.
 
St Petrox Interior Memorials
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DHRG No:103176
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
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Register of names, a floor plan, grid references and selected examples of inscriptions.
 
St Petrox Exterior Memorial Inscriptions
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DHRG No:103175
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
Synopsis:
Including a register of names, grid references, grave-finder maps and selected examples of inscriptions.
 
Dartmouth Chronicles 1884 October to December
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DHRG No:103169
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
Dartmouth Chronicles 1884 July to September
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DHRG No:103168
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
Dartmouth Chronicles 1884 April to June
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DHRG No:103167
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
Dartmouth Chronicles 1884 January to March
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DHRG No:103166
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)