Serving the communities of Bures St Mary and Bures Hamlet

Facts about the Bures web sites
May 2020

Number of local jpg pictures taken since 2000 = 9,580
Donated 35mm slides = approx 2,000
Donated 35mm water painting slides = 160
Misc B&W original postcards = 45
TOTAL jpg/tiff files = 11,109

Documents such as pdf files = 445


Number of WW2 documents ( reports/invoices/booklets) = 1157
(1) One Single donation amounted to 473 documents
(2) Mount Bures Historian, a legacy of 232 documents
(3) Further donation of WW2 material, arrived from Florida from father of local Home Guard Soldier

Number of WW1 research documents = 697

4 local web sites
no of pages per site

Bures-online.co.uk =300+ pages, if you include the photograph Album pages this increases to 650 page
Bures.me.uk = 112 (War in Bures)
Mount-bures.co.uk =202
Bures.org.uk - temp closed
Total number of topics covered on the Mount Bures web site =80
Total number of topics covered on the Bures-online web site = 234
Message Board
Total number of members = 186
Number of topics posted = 144
Number of Member posts = 472
Registered Members from overseas = 97%
Registered Members from within UK =3%
Date taken ( 15/05/2020)

Residents who either lived in Bures or have a connection to the village, have contacted me from:
New Zealand
USA and Canada
South Africa

Book Published on Jan1st 2020, detailing the work of the USAAF in Bures during WW2
Sold out within eight weeks
Reprint scheduled for Summer 2020

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