Barwick-in-Elmet Historical Society
Publications by the
From time to time the Society publishes books through its series
Wendel Books. Since its inception the following books have been
The Society also publishes a quarterly magazine called The Barwicker price
£1.00. It contains articles about local topics.
publications can be purchased :
- in local shops in Barwick-in-Elmet and Scholes
Books of local interest.
A book called "In search of Freedom" by Diane Parsons about the members of the Burlend family who emigrated from Barwick-in-Elmet to the United States in 1831 is available.
Two members of the society, Pauline Robson and Martin Tarpey, have written a book on a local topic "The Spirit of Lotherton" . The book was written following an article on the Gascoigne family's chauffer, Bill Burlingham, published in The Barwicker No.93 (see the article)
Unfortunately this book has been sold out.
The BarwickerThe Barwicker has been produced quarterly since
March 1986. It regularly consists of eighteen pages (plus covers) of a wide
range of articles specifically relating to the parish.
Repeat orders of the Barwicker can be obtained by post from the