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Upminster Through Time Michael Foley

Upminster Through Time By Michael Foley

Upminster Through Time by Michael Foley


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Summary

This fascinating selection of photographs shows how Upminster has changed and developed over the last century.

Upminster Through Time Summary

Upminster Through Time by Michael Foley

The east London town of Upminster, part of the borough of Havering, has a long and distinctive history. This erstwhile Essex village was once known for its farming, but with the arrival of rail and underground transport links in the early twentieth century, it developed as a market garden for the growing capital. Indeed, the town once boasted a number of windmills, one of which, the Grade II-listed Upminster Windmill, still remains. Today, Upminster is mainly residential. All of these changes are captured in this unique selection of old and new images and informative captions. Compiled by London author Michael Foley, Upminster Through Time is essential reading for anybody who knows and loves this historical town.

About Michael Foley

Michael Foley is a local author who has had a number of articles published in magazines such as Best of British, This England and The Great War. He has been writing for some time and has had many books published, mainly about the area where he lives and Essex and Military History. He lives in Romford.

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GOR010955000
9781445659954
1445659956
Upminster Through Time by Michael Foley
Used - Like New
Paperback
Amberley Publishing
2016-08-11
96
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins

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