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Yeovil in 50 Buildings - In 50 Buildings (Paperback)
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Yeovil in 50 Buildings - In 50 Buildings (Paperback)

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Paperback 96 Pages / Published: 15/10/2017
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Yeovil rose to prominence in the 1800s as a major centre of glove-making. By the early twentieth century it was dominated by the defence industry, making it a target for German bombers during the Second World War. Between 1940 and 1942 over 100 high-explosive bombs fell on the town, damaging thousands of buildings. Despite the town's troubled past, it has managed to keep a wealth of architectural treasures from every era for us to enjoy. Yeovil in 50 Buildings is a celebration of some of these and the stories attached to them. From the grand Aldon House to the art deco-inspired Odeon Cinema, we will follow Yeovil's storied timeline through its bricks and mortar as local writer and historian Bob Osborn takes the reader on a tour of the town's architectural heritage.

Publisher: Amberley Publishing
ISBN: 9781445674803
Number of pages: 96
Weight: 288 g
Dimensions: 234 x 165 mm

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