Barton Stories


This is the page that will list stories about Barton, by Barton people. Some have come from the Bartonian and some from elsewhere.
Click below to choose the story you would like to read. (Some links may need Adobe Reader to open)

Story Title Notes
The Tale of 18 High Street by Darren Stockdale Taken from Barton upon Humber Civic Society Newsletter 2009 (Adobe Acrobat File)
Barton Writers - And Some Curious Links by Dave Field With grateful thanks to Dave Field, an ex-Bartonian. (Adobe Acrobat file)
Fleetgate Remembered 1905 by Darren Stockdale Taken from Barton upon Humber Civic Society Newsletter 2007
Attempted Wife Murder in Barton upon Humber - by Jacqueline Graham With grateful thanks to Jacqueline Graham - this story is closely linked to the Attempted Wife Murder in 1860's Barton by Charles Watkinson.
The Brickyards - by Tom Barker With grateful thanks to Tom Barker, an ex-Bartonian. (Adobe Acrobat file)
The Church of England Queen Street Cowboys - by Tom Barker With grateful thanks to Tom Barker, an ex-Bartonian. (Adobe Acrobat file)
Thornton Abbey to Wootton Corner - by Tom Barker With grateful thanks to Tom Barker, an ex-Bartonian. (Adobe Acrobat file)
Wootton Village Pond - by Tom Barker With grateful thanks to Tom Barker, an ex-Bartonian. (Adobe Acrobat file)
The Peanut Freak - by Tom Barker A fictional story, with grateful thanks to Tom Barker, an ex-Bartonian. (Adobe Acrobat file)
Available from Amazon Bayonets and Blue Flames by Tom Barker and James Barker http://www.amazon.co.uk/Bayonets-Blue-Flames-Surviving-Palestine/dp/1507690657/ref=sr_1_1_twi_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1425539938&sr=1-1&keywords=bayonets+and+blue+flames
Take a Trip back in time to Barton upon Humber 1835 by Darren Stockdale Taken from Barton upon Humber Civic Society Newsletter 2006
Gran's Rabbit Pies. by Charles Watkinson Taken from April 2006 Bartonian
Attempted Wife Murder in 1860's Barton by Charles Watkinson Taken from November 2005 Bartonian
Hot Cakes and Treacle by Charles Watkinson Taken from July 2005 Bartonian
A Fish and Chip Shop in your Front Room by Charles Watkinson Taken from April 2005 Bartonian
Recollections of Barton by Ian D Thompson Very kindly supplied by Ian D. Thompson
The Barton Waterside Sports by Charles Watkinson Taken from November 2004 Bartonian
Ships That Pass in the Night by Charles Watkinson Taken from July 2004 Bartonian
Barton Ambulance Service by John Pullen Taken from July 2004 Bartonian
Barton on Humber Motorcycles by Nigel Land By Nigel Land - taken from Barton upon Humber Civic Society Newsletter 2004
Traffic Congestion, Fitness and Mrs Brown by Nigel Land Taken from November 2003 Bartonian
I Wish We'd Looked After That Bike Taken from July 2003 Bartonian
Maslem Hall - Do You Know Where it is? by Charles Watkinson Taken from April 2003 Bartonian
The Cries Of Not So Old Barton by Charles Watkinson Taken from November 2002 Bartonian
Who was Thos Ellerby of Barton, 1809? - Part 1  by Charles Watkinson Taken from November 2001 Bartonian
Who was Thos Ellerby of Barton, 1809? - Part 2  by Charles Watkinson Taken from July 2002 Bartonian
Who was Thos Ellerby of Barton, 1809? - Part 3  by Charles Watkinson Taken from November 2002 Bartonian
Priest Hole (Or Not?) by Brian Moss Taken from November 2002 Bartonian
What about the Haven by Victor Thompson aged sixty and a half by Victor Thompson Taken from November 2001 Bartonian
The Other Humber Bridge - part 1 by Charles Watkinson Taken from April 2001 Bartonian
The Other Humber Bridge - part 2 by Charles Watkinson Taken from July 2001 Bartonian
Barton Remembered 1939-1945: Those Who Came Back - part 1 Taken from April 2001 Bartonian
Barton Remembered 1939-1945: Those Who Came Back - part 2 Taken from July 2001 Bartonian
How Barton Exported to Tokyo and Oz by Charles Watkinson By Charles Watkinson
A Trip to a Coalpit by Charles Watkinson By Charles Watkinson

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