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Paignton

by John Pike

Part of the Pocket Images Series

Paignton Synopsis

Paignton developed from a small, ancient inland town to a twentieth-century holiday resort. This is a memorial volume to the late Peter Tully who collected a vast archive of illustrations, all of which are now housed by the Torquay Museum. This book includes many of Paignton's well-known landmarks including the harbour, the pier, Coverdale House and the Wigwam. It also details the important part the singer family played in the town. This book will appeal to all who have grown up in Paignton but also to those newcomers, who would like to see their town as it once was.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781845881689
Publication date: 31st July 2005
Author: John Pike
Publisher: Nonsuch Publishing an imprint of The History Press Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 128 pages
Categories: Local history, Places in old photographs,

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