Local History Books on East Yorkshire by Local author


(A local Shop for local people?) Martin Limon is a local historian and writer and his ‘village visit’ series has been a regular feature of the Journal for seven years now. He’s now got some interesting books available:
“Forty of the villages from the early years of the series appear in my first book, ‘The Villages of East Yorkshire’ including chapters on Holme on Spalding Moor, Bishop Burton, Cherry Burton, Etton, Lockington, Lund, Sutton-on- Derwent, Barmby Moor and many others.“

Copies of this can be obtained by calling 01751 474043 or email: blackthornpress@yahoo.com

The sequel to this book is called East Yorkshire Village Visits. The book contains chapters on Sutton-on-Hull, Bilton, Burstwick, Wawne, Goodmanham, Shiptonthorpe, Hotham, Seaton Ross, Millington, Bishop Wilton, Bugthorpe and many others.

The first book is on sale at Waterstones Bookshop and internet suppliers like Amazon and the second book is on sale from the local book stands at Tesco (Hall Road in Hull and at New Walkergate in Beverley) or direct from the publishers: 01453 886959 email: office@fonthillmedia.com