Ferndown: A Pictorial History

Authors: Roger Guttridge,‎ Audrey Greenhalgh
Category: Photographic
Publisher: Phillimore & Co
Publication Date: 1997
Format: Hardback


Using almost 200 photographs and captions, this book charts the rise of Ferndown over the last 100 years from a modest village on the East Dorset heath into the fifth biggest town in Dorset. Roger also wrote the extended introduction summarising the history of Ferndown and surrounding communities such as Hampreston, Longham, Stapehill and Tricketts Cross while local historian Audrey provided many of the pictures.