List of publications about Whitchurch


The following is a list of publications about Whitchurch. This is by no means exhaustive.

Chronicles of Whitchurch, Bucks by G W Wilson, privately printed 1909. A fascinating and detailed account of village events and history from Roman times through to the early 1900s. Includes lists of vicars, guardians, parish clerks and councillors as well facts and traditions to which no date can be assigned.

A Whitchurch Diary by Maurice Foulger in the style of the Chronicles of Whitchurch. A collection of reports published by the Bucks Herald newspaper researched for the Whitchurch & Creslow Community Association. Six volumes covering 1910 to 1950.

The History and Antiquities of the County of Buckingham by George Lipscomb published in 1847 - Out of print but there are several copies in Whitchurch

The History of Whitchurch by Joseph Holloway, published in 1889 - Out of print. A short book of only 42 pages but full of detailed information of the history of the village and many references to local people and church records.

Whitchurch in Camera by Ian Beckett and Ron Adams. Published by Quotes Limited, Buckingham, England in 1989 ISBN 0 86023 3510. More than 50 photographs of Whitchurch with many giving names of local people.

Volume 22 -The Buckinghamshire Posse Comitatus 1798 (1985) Compiled by Professor Ian Beckett and published by Buckinghamshire Record Society may be of interest to those wishing to learn more about their ancestors not only from Whitchurch but from all over the county.