supporter, friend and Cocklake expert, Stanley Castle
has finished his book about the Wedmore hamlet
of Cocklake, called "A History of Cocklake".
The book is
only available in PDF format, which
can be read by almost every computer.
I have my
copy and it provides a vivid picture of life
in the Wedmore hamlet.
Below you will find Stan's overview of the book, including
how to order.
of Cocklake by Stanley Castle on CD in .pdf format.
pounds including post and packing.
Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Churchland Manor
Chapter 3 Early References to Cocklake
Chapter 4 Roads and Bridges
Chapter 5 Wills and Inventories
Chapter 6 Water Cider and Beer in Cocklake
Chapter 7 The Tuttons and Webbers of Cocklake
Chapter 8 The Poples of Cocklake
Appendix 1 Cocklake Houses and their Occupants
Appendix 2 Auction sale of the Effects of Mrs M A Pople 27th January
Appendix 3 Roll of Copyholders in Churchland 1607/8
Appendix 4 William Hillman's report on the Somerset Estates of Lord
Appendix 5 Photograph of participants in the 3C's harvest Supper c.1915
of Cocklake Houses and many other illustrations.
Lots of peoples names all findable using Adobe Acrobat reader.