images of angel in church, ww2 pillbox and monument to John Hanford in church

This is the HISTORY PAGE with History and Memories of Eckington

This page contains some information about a book on the History of Eckington by Nils Wilkes, the history of Holy Trinity Church, a downloadable eBook (pdf format) by Nils Wilkes about Eckington Servicemen who served and those who died in the First and Second World Wars and memories of Eckington from individual's who spent some time in the village in the past or still live in the village (further entries welcome). There is also access to British History Online, which can be accessed free until 30 September 2020.


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A HISTORY OF ECKINGTON by NILS WILKES

front cover of A History of Eckington book by Nils Wilkes

A HISTORY OF ECKINGTON by NILS WILKES
169 pages with many photographs.
A detailed and informative history of the village of Eckington and its environs.
Reprinted 2005 (with revisions)
Available for sale at the Eckington Village Stores.

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HISTORY OF HOLY TRINITY CHURCH, ECKINGTON

Photograph of Holy Trinity Church

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LEST WE FORGET by NILS WILKES

Image of front cover of Lest We Forget

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MEMORIES OF ECKINGTON

Image of Church Street, Eckington

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BRITISH HISTORY ONLINE

BRITISH HISTORY ONLINE is a not-for-profit digital library based at the Institute of Historical Research. It brings together material for British history from the collections of libraries, archives, museums and academics. These primary and secondary sources, which range from medieval to twentieth century, are easily searchable and browsable online. The collection currently contains over 1,270 volumes and is always growing.

Up to 30 September 2020 all transcribed BHO content is freely available for individual users

To use the free content until the end of September 2020, simply use the search facility or browse catalogue or subject guides. No need to set up an account or subscribe at this stage.

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Extract on Eckington in British History Online



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