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Local History

There are many sources of information on the history of Padstow, but in recent years the following books have been published.

Branch Line to Padstow
Branch Line to Padstow

Yes, Padstow used to have a railway station ! This book includes details of the Atlantic Coast Express which connected Padstow to Waterloo.

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Around Padstow
Around Padstow

A collection of local photographs capturing images and memories from the 20th century.

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Frith's Around Padstow
Frith's Around Padstow

Images from the famous Francis Frith collection of Padstow and surrounding villages.

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Pocket Images Padstow
Pocket Images Padstow

A pocket book of images of Padstow and the local area.

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