Devon Community Information - Local History

09:40 27 April 2010

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History

Colyton Parish History Society: www.colytonhistory.co.uk/
Devon History society: www.devonhistorysociety.org.uk
Devon Museums: www.devonmuseums.net
Jurassic Coast: www.jurassiccoast.com
Honiton Lace : www.honitonlace.com/allhallows
Honiton Museum: www.honitonmuseum.co.uk
Lyme Regis Museum: http://www.lymeregismuseum.co.uk
Barnstaple History: http://www.barnstaple-history.co.uk/

Genealogy

GENUKI Devon: http://genuki.cs.ncl.ac.uk/DEV

Devon Family Hsitory Society: www.devonfhs.org.uk

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