Books About Somerset
Want to research the area in more detail?
and Highbridge books
Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge in Old Photographs
A must-read book that's wonderfully illustrated. Sure to stoke up past
memories. The first chapters look at Burnham's shops, streets, buildings
and seafront down the ages.
The photos and background to the Somerset and Dorset Railway make fascinating
reading, whilst the information about Highbridge's history is second
There are also separate chapters dedicated to the two towns' scouts
and guides groups, police and fire staff, sports players, schools, politics
This 164-page book comes highly recommended.
/ Bridgwater / Burnham-on-Sea / Highbridge Atlas
Find your way around the area quickly with this excellent guide.
of Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge
Wonderful historical book reliving the area's past.
Places Of Somerset
This excellent guide covers the most interesting places to stay, eat
and visit in the county of Somerset.
Well illustrated with sharp, colourful pictures, this 199 page paperback
book is an invaluable guide for those visiting Burnham-On-Sea and the
surrounding tourist areas. It will help you find the lesser-known parts
of the county.
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Tours Around Dorset and Somerset
Recently updated, this book contains 20 routes along low-traffic or
traffic free roads, tracks and paths, through a wide variety of countryside
with a range of grades: from the steep moorland of Exmoor, to the flat
Somerset Levels, to the Dorset Downs and coast.
Visitors Guide: Somerset
A guide to Somerset, divided into seven chapters with itinerary-based
tours around each area. The author was born and grew up in Somerset.
Following a general introduction to the area, the book is structured
in the form of guided leisurely itineraries covering all the popular
places of interest, events and attractions, together with many lesser-known
and Dorset Steam Finale
This book is in full colour; The Somerset & Dorset is one of those
railways which has a following far beyond its immediate area of operation
and the interest keeps going although it is now 35 years since the passenger
service from Bath to Bournemouth via Templecombe ceased.
Road Map: Somerset
A sheet map featuring Philip's exceptionally largescale and detailed
Navigator mapping and covering the whole of Somerset, North Somerset,
City of Bristol and Bath & North East Somerset.
Tea Shop Walks in Somerset
A superb guide to circular walks ranging from 2 to 9 miles which are
accompanied by explanatory text on the half-hidden pearls of interest
to be found along the way. To complete the experience you are invited
to visit the tea rooms in the towns and villages featured on the routes,
each an excellent quality (and well-deserved!) refreshment break.
It includes 24 walks from two to nine miles suitable for all the family
with clear maps and easy-to-follow instructions accompanied by absorbing
Walks In Somerset
A handy little paperback book, providing details of some pleasant walks
across the county and the details of where to stop for some ale along
Strolls in Wiltshire and Somerset
The author of this ingenious book presents 40 short strolls in Wiltshire
and Somerset, each of which have a strong association with a literary
figure. Each walk includes directions, sketch maps, information on parking
and refreshments and the literary connection.
James Roberts' book is part of the County Series of walking guides.
It provides 40 walks which cover every quarter of Somerset from the
popular Exmoor to the Mendips and the Somerset levels. There are also
20 long distance walks which pass through the county and an accommodation