Sturminster Newton Through Time

Authors: Roger Guttridge and Steve Case
Category: Photographic
Publisher: Amberley Publishing
Publication Date: 2010
Format: Paperback, Digital


Using ‘old’ pictures from Sturminster’s museum collection, ‘new’ pictures of the same locations taken by Steve and an introduction and extended captions by Roger, the authors trace the North Dorset market town’s modern history, including the rise and fall of its famous livestock market, the heyday and demise of the railway and the evolution of shops, homes and social life from the late 19th century to the present day.