RepositorySpecial Collections Archives (GB 0029)
Ref NoEUL MS 180
Date1980s
LevelCollection
Extent3 files
TitleSouth Tawton and District Local History Group photographic archive
DescriptionThis collection consists of copies of a small portion of photographs of the South Tawton Photographic Archive, with the originals dating from the late 19th century to the 1980s. The photographs represented in this collection are grouped into three sections as follows: Group A: social groups; Group B: occupational groups; and Group C: landscape. Places featured include South Zeal, Shelly, South Tawton, as well as photographs of community activities such as carnivals and fairs, as well as quarrying and agricultural work.
Admin HistoryThe South Tawton Local History Group (now the South Tawton and District Local History Group) is based in South Tawton, a small village located on the western edge of Dartmoor near Okehampton, Devon.
LanguageEnglish
Access StatusOpen
Related MaterialThe complete South Tawton Photographic Archive is held by the South Tawton and District Local History Group.
Access ConditionsUsual EUL arrangements apply.
ArrangementThe original arrangement of the collection as imposed by the South Tawton Photographic Archive has been retained.
Finding_AidsA rough handlist is available, prepared by the South Tawton and District Local History Group, 1980s-1990s.
Creator_NameSouth Tawton Local History Group; Devon; later the South Tawton and District Local History Group)
Mgt_GroupHistorical papers
Visual culture papers
Persons
CodePersonNameDates
DS/UK/230South Tawton Local History Group
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