This web site has now been downloaded into the British Library Archives, which also includes the National Library of Scotland;
the National Library of Wales; Bodleian Libraries, Oxford; University Library, Cambridge; and the Library of Trinity College, Dublin
Also used as a research tool into rural life by Essex Uni, Liverpool Uni, Manchester Uni and University of East Anglia.
Currently 524 web pages online
LOCAL BURES WALKS
Hugh Turners Collection
of Walks around Bures
Thirteen different walks
and Cycle trails to download.
1956 Flooding of the Essex Knoll
A collection of historical and local information on the two parishes of Bures St Mary and Bures Hamlet from the late 1800`s to 2021
Within the three parishes of Bures St Mary, Bures Hamlet and Mount Bures, there are 116 Listed Buildings.
you enjoy your visit, its aim is to view a selection of the finest buildings
and structures of historic interest within the two parishes.
Listen to a podcast
of the rail journey from Marks Tey to Sudbury
Have any questions to ask, especially about lost relatives
Why not use our new online message board ?
Live Message Board
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We currently have
201 registered members.
When you have entered the Message Board, please ignore the Number of Views each topic has received. The numbers are incorrect due to a software update problem, which has not yet been resolved.
Since the launch of the web site in 2001, we have archived over 8,500 scanned documents
The photographic archive currently holds over 5,000 jpg and tiff images of local interest and related search material.
Emails received congratulating the web site on its contents, eminated from Honolulu, Thailand and Origon, USA
If you exclude the photo album pages, there are currently 526 (html) web pages to access on this site
The average visitor numbers (not hits) to this web site is approximately 800 per month.
This is a Community Web Site, run by the community for the enjoyment of those who visit the site.
The information has been sourced from literally hundreds of people who have taken the time to submit their memories
and wish to record village life for others to enjoy reading.
If you have factual material (or amendments) which you think would be of interest to other viewers, then please let us know.
We are indebted to all those in the village who have supplied information. Credits are given where appropriate on the individual pages.
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