Welcome to the catalogue of the Chipping Campden History Society Archive.
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Five Campden trade tokens: William Coltman 1667, John Dickens 1657, Valentin Smith 1651, William Yeate, mercer, 1666, George Freeman. See papers in Query 17.089
Handbell used for opening the cattle market, situated behind the Noel Arms.
Campden Town Band – certificate as winners of contest at Madresfield Musical Competition 3rd May 1904
Individual winners’ certificate awarded to F. Bennett as above
Long Service Certificate awarded to F. Bennett 30th Nov 1946 National League of Bands’ Associations
Photograph of Campden Town Band c. 1912, Bandmaster J Pyment
History of Campden Cricket Club
Six photographs taken by Jesse Taylor in the Coneygree, 1921. Whit Monday Fete in aid of War Memorial. Entertainment titled ‘The Bride’s Ransom’. Description given in Evesham Journal
Compiled history of Campden C of E Infant School, with photos
Committee minutes and other papers relating to the des8ign and construction of Campden War Memorial WWI 1918- 1921, plus some correspondence relating to the addition of names from WWII and repairs in 1985.
Cover only of Home Words, inside page lists local events for the preceding months, August 30 1874 baptisms and September 1874 burials.
Proofs for the CCHS publication ‘Campden Characters’.
Thesis by Patrick Sexton, examining the state of Campden on the arrival of the Guild of Handicrafts.
Papers relating to the organisation of the Silver Jubilee for Queen Elizabeth II, 1977.