Hilmarton Parish Celebration
By Richard Harbutt
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From coral seas of a million years ago to Roman coins, medieval jousting and more recent memories. This heritage ‘app’ tells the story of the Parish of Hilmarton in North Wiltshire over many centuries.
See 360 degree views of different parts of the area. See inside the bell tower of the church. Look at photographs of ‘Then’ and ‘Now’. See and hear local people recall their memories.
of keeping safe in the air raids, shopping before the supermarkets, going to school before the war.
There are many images old and new but also text including details of the census from 1841 right up to 1911.
This is a fascinating insight into an ancient parish and a good place to start learning about the landscape in which we live.