Old Houses of Hest Bank  ©  

by Mavis Foster 

 

This booklet tells the stories of the old Houses in Hest Bank which existed on the 1840 Tythe Map. The history and backgrounds of their occupants is also traced up to the early years of the 20th century.

For convenience the work is split into 12 sections and each can be accessed separately.

Each section is in "adobe acrobat" .pdf format. Most PC's already have this facility but the latest versions of the acrobat reader can be downloaded from the Web. Interested people are welcome to download pages solely for their own use. 

 

Map Click here
Preface Click here
Chapter 1: The Thorns Click here
Chapter 2: Canal Warehouse Click here
Chapter 3: The Hest Bank Inn Click here
Chapter 4: The Old Hall Click here
Chapter 5: Hest Bank Farm Click here
Chapter 6: Mowbrick Farm Click here
Chapter 7: Hest Bank Lodge Click here
Chapter 8: The Prospect Click here
Chapter 9: Rakes Head Farm Click here
Chaper 10: Hanging Green Cottages Click here
Chapter 11: Hatlex House (Whitewalls) Click here
Chapter 12: Hatlex Cottage Click here
Bibliography Click here

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