Worthing Not a Guide to

Worthing Not a Guide to

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Worthing: Not a Guide delves into the heart of this coastal town, taking the reader on a tour of its street names and their origins, its building disasters, its connections with the theatre, the biggest, the oldest, the infamous Salvation Riots and the Bonfire Boys, as well its fishing and smuggling connections. This book also examines the more unusual monuments of the town, such as the pigeon memorial, it famous plaques and inscriptions, its famous characters, its royal visits, the freemen of the borough, and its literary connections. If you thought you knew Worthing, think again. This is a book you can dip into time and time again and is guaranteed to interest everyone from the oldest inhabitant to the casual holidaymaker.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 110 x 172 x 4mm | 200g
  • The History Press Ltd
  • Stroud, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0752476513
  • 9780752476513
  • 2,101,917

About Wendy Hughes

Wendy Hughes is the author of 24 nonfiction books, and has more than 1,700 articles in a variety of publications. She is the membership secretary for the Society of Woman Writers and Journalists, and a member of the Society of Authors. She lives in Rustington, West Sussex.show more

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