SHRUB Index

Name SHRUB Edition Page No Author
1901 Census 1st Edition – Spring, 2003 9 By Michael Rutt
94 London Road 13th Edition – Spring 2009 7
A potted history of Sandy Warren, Sandy Heath & The Lodge Part 1 5th Edition – Spring 2005 3 By Neil Renwick, RSPB Heathlands Awareness Officer
A potted history of Sandy Warren, Sandy Heath & The Lodge Part 2 6th Edition – Autumn 2005 10 By Neil Renwick RSPB Heathlands Awareness Officer
A W Peel’s Diary of 1864 Extracts from Part 2 10th Edition – Autumn 2007 3
A W Peel’s Diary of 1864 Extracts from Part 3 11th Edition – Spring 2008 3
A W Peel’s Diary of 1864 Extracts from Part 4 12th Edition – Autumn 2008 6
A W Peel’s Diary of 1864 Extracts from Part 5 13th Edition – Spring 2009 3
A W Peel’s Diary of 1864 Extracts from Part1 9th Edition – Spring 2007 5
A W Peel’s Diary, Extracts from 1864/5 Part 1 16th/17th Edition – Spring 2011 16
A W Peel’s Diary, Extracts from 1864/5 Part 2 18th Edition – Autumn 2011 5
A W Peel’s Diary, Extracts From 1864/5 Part 3 19th Edition – Spring 2012 13
A W Peel’s Diary, Extracts From 1864/5 Part 4 20th Edition – Autumn 2012 11
A W Peel’s Diary, Extracts From 1864/5 Part 5 21st Edition – Spring 2013 13
A1 in 1794 24th Edition – Autumn 2014 15 By John Byng, Viscount Torrington
Addison Houses, St Neots Road 13th Edition – Spring 2009 8 By Peter Blaine
Addison Houses? 2nd Edition – Autumn, 2003 9 By Peter Blaine
Alan Richardson 25th Edition – Summer 2015 3 By Mick Reynolds
An article sent to us from overseas A Sandy link with Canada 7th Edition – Spring 2006 7 Sent By Elizabeth Crouch, Canada
Archaeological Dig at the Tesco Development in New Road 21st Edition – Spring 2013 17
Arthur Wellesley Peel, His Life, Times and Connection with Sandy 16th/17th Edition – Spring 2011 13
Aspects of the GLC development 20th Edition – Autumn 2012 14 Cutting from Biggleswade Chronicle
Bakers in Sandy 2nd Edition – Autumn, 2003 7 By Sian Feetham
Bedford Road 1901 Census The social structure 3rd Edition – Spring 2004 7 By Michael Rutt
Bedford to Cambridge Railway A Brief History of 10th Edition – Autumn 2007 8
Bedfordshire County Council Meeting Minutes Extracts from 1889-91 20th Edition – Autumn 2012 6 By Mick Reynolds
Bedfordshire County Council Meetings Minutes from 22nd Edition – Autumn 2013 3 By Mick Reynolds
Bedfordshire to Utah 27th Edition – Spring 2016 9 By Richard Barlow
Beeston Methodist Church 15th Edition – Spring 2010 12 By Alan Richardson
Beeston times 4th Edition – Autumn 2004 11 By Alan Richardson
Bidlake Corner A Memorial Garden for a ‘Great Cyclist’ 10th Edition – Autumn 2007 4
Biggleswade Chronicle, 1942 Cutting from 21st Edition – Spring 2013 20
Bill Hanford Memories of my father 2nd Edition – Autumn, 2003 4 By Claire King, nee Hanford
Black Road and the Newt Pond – The Sunday Morning Walk, 1958 24th Edition – Autumn 2014 7 By Gareth Wilcox
Brickmaking in Bedfordshire 16th/17th Edition – Spring 2011 19 By Pete Messenger
Buttery, and MI6 30th Edition – Autumn 2017 3 By Geoffrey Pidgeon and Richard Barlow
Charlie Clements and his horse 3rd Edition – Spring 2004 9 By Claire King
Chicksands connection to Sandy 5th Edition – Spring 2005 9 By Roger Ward
Church Room and the Tin Hut, St Neot’s Road 5th Edition – Spring 2005 10 By Claire King
Circuses in Sandy 10th Edition – Autumn 2007 6 By Ken Page
Claire King nee Hanford 27th Edition – Spring 2016 6 By Mick Reynolds
Clock presented to Sandy Station Master in 1869 Story of 20th Edition – Autumn 2012 19 By Peter Hall
Content of Local History Articles in Shrub 23rd Edition – Summer 2014 16 By Alan Bailey
Council Table 2nd Edition – Autumn, 2003 8 By Claire King
Cradle of Beauty, A personal refection & a poem Sandy 6th Edition – Autumn 2005 3 By Claire King
Craven & Co’s Bedfordshire Directory 1853 9th Edition – Spring 2007 11
Cricket in the Park – Sandy Cricket Club 22nd Edition – Autumn 2013 8 By Malcolm Young
Crimean Lodge 30th Edition – Autumn 2017 6 By Barry Groom
Dawson’s Bakery, Blunham 25th Edition – Summer 2015 15 By Peter Hall
Day at Sandy Junction – Part 2 24th Edition – Autumn 2014 9 By Peter Hall
Day at Sandy Junction Part 1, misc local railway information 18th Edition – Autumn 2011 2 By Peter Hall
Election Fever – 1889 and 1936 25th Edition – Summer 2015 12 By Colin Dent
Emplins 32nd Edition -Autumn 2018 15 By Richard Barlow
Extracts from A W Peel’s Diary of 1864 part 6 14th Edition – Autumn 2009 3
Extracts From A W Peel’s Diary, 1864/5 Part 6 22nd Edition – Autumn 2013 5
Favourite Websites 24th Edition – Autumn 2014 19 By Richard Barlow
Faynes Corner – Then and Now 31st Edition – Spring 2018 10 By Alan Bailey
Fire prevention & Burials 20th Edition – Autumn 2012 18 Cutting from the Biggleswade Chronicle 27th February 1942
Fishy Tail a record of Sandy fish & chip shops 11th Edition – Spring 2008 8 By Mick Reynolds
Food For Thought; the call since 1864 for refreshment facilities at Sandy Station 12th Edition – Autumn 2008 10 By Peter Hall
Former Places of Worship in Girtford Part 1 – All Saints Mission Church 25th Edition – Summer 2015 4 By Alan Bailey
Former Places of Worship in Girtford Part 2 – Girtford Primitive Methodist Church and the Salvation Army Barracks 26th Edition – Autumn 2015 5 By Alan Bailey
Former Places of Worship in Girtford Part 3 – Private Houses 27th Edition – Spring 2016 7 By Alan Bailey
Francis Pym 1891 His Marriage 5th Edition – Spring 2005 5 By Barry Groom
From The Archive 19th Edition – Spring 2012 8 Poster proclaiming King Edward VIII’s succession to the throne
Fuller’s Cafe 4th Edition – Autumn 2004 7 By Mick Reynolds
Gardening cum Archaeology in 3rd Edition – Spring 2004 12 By Pat Fowler
Gasworks Sandy 12th Edition – Autumn 2008 11
Girtford Pubs Past & Present 18th Edition – Autumn 2011 4 By Ken Page & John Goodlet
Gladys Spring, interviewed in January 1978 about her early life 4th Edition – Autumn 2004 3 By Steve Purchase
GLC Overspill in Sandy 7th Edition – Spring 2006 12 By Sian Feetham
Greatest One-Day Show in England – A Short History of the Sandy Show 26th Edition – Autumn 2015 10 By David Thomas and Steve Purchase
Growing Tomatoes 8th Edition – Autumn 2006 2 By Pete Messenger
Guide 2007 Sandy & District Visitor 8th Edition – Autumn 2006 6 By Barry Groom
Guides 90th Birthday Sandy 15th Edition – Spring 2010 10 By Ann Crome, Guider, 1st Sandy Guides
Hamlet End Nursery 7th Edition – Spring 2006 1 By Pete Messenger
Hasell’s Hall A short history of 9th Edition – Spring 2007 4
Herbert Hills & Tempsford Airfield 8th Edition – Autumn 2006 12
History of ‘Bistone Green’ Beeston Green 16th/17th Edition – Spring 2011 3
History of Beeston Some Notes part 1 6th Edition – Autumn 2005 6 By Ken Page
History of Beeston Some Notes part 2 7th Edition – Spring 2006 8 By Ken Page
History of Sandy Pubs Part 2 14th Edition – Autumn 2009 6
History repeating itself Local admin boundaries 6th Edition – Autumn 2005 14 By Poppy Cope
Household Magazine & Bills etc, from local suppliers 18th Edition – Autumn 2011 12
Hunt’s Stonemasons A potted history 4th Edition – Autumn 2004 15 By John Hunt
I am not a local At least I thought so! 18th Edition – Autumn 2011 17 Maureen Purchase’s family history
I was nearly born in Sandy 2nd Edition – Autumn, 2003 6 By Derek Roughton
Ivel Navigation – Sandy’s Canal 20th Edition – Autumn 2012 4 By Richard Barlow
J.H. Mead & Son local printers & stationers 12th Edition – Autumn 2008 3
Jordan’s Mill and Premises at St Neots Road 5th Edition – Spring 2005 13 By Ken Page
Jordan’s Yard redevelopment 4th Edition – Autumn 2004 13 By Claire King
Kelly’s Directory 2nd Edition – Autumn, 2003 4 By Sally Davies
Kelly’s Directory 1847 11th Edition – Spring 2008 5
Kelly’s Directory 1898 13th Edition – Spring 2009 7
Kelly’s Directory 1898 Extracts from 10th Edition – Autumn 2007 5
Ken Page 31st Edition – Spring 2018 11 By Mick Reynolds
King and Queen Visit Sandy 33rd Edition – Spring 2019 7 By Sally Carlow
Laburnum memories Laburnum School 6th Edition – Autumn 2005 18 By various
Laburnum School memories 6th Edition – Autumn 2005 17 By Joan Bell
Lady Jane Pym, Hazells Hall 3rd Edition – Spring 2004 10 By Barry Groom
Last Working Horse in Sandy 19th Edition – Spring 2012 14 From The Archive
Lepard Brothers Limited 33rd Edition – Spring 2019 12 By Richard Barlow, talking to Cynthia Dent
Letter from a visitor to our website Personal Memories of Sandy 1963-1979 16th/17th Edition – Spring 2011 2 By Susan Horne nee Day
Library in Sandy 4th Edition – Autumn 2004 6 By Barry Groom
Life and Times of a WWII Evacuee 7th Edition – Spring 2006 3 By Steve Purchase
Life at the Jetty 26th Edition – Autumn 2015 3 By Peter Wiles
London Road 94, Girtford, Sandy 4th Edition – Autumn 2004 17 By Pat Whiteaker & Mary Addison
London Road Girtford. Now and Then 29th Edition – Spring 2017 12 By Alan Bailey
Lord Stewart – The Montacute Connection 32nd Edition -Autumn 2018 6 By Sally Carlow
Magnolia House 3rd Edition – Spring 2004 3 By Claire King
Manor Farm Children’s Home, Memories of 1 15th Edition – Spring 2010 4 By Barry Devereux
Manor Farm Children’s Home, Memories of 2 16th/17th Edition – Spring 2011 7 By Barry Devereux
Mansion House at Sandye Place 16th/17th Edition – Spring 2011 15
Memories of a WWII ‘Land Girl’ 16th/17th Edition – Spring 2011 19 By Liz French
Memories of Laburnum School 7th Edition – Spring 2006 11 By Sian Feetham
Memories of Sandy and the Petrol Dump 22nd Edition – Autumn 2013 14 By Fred Punter
Memories of SANDY in the 1920s-30s 20th Edition – Autumn 2012 3 By Jean Grinstead
Memories of the Queen’s Head 8th Edition – Autumn 2006 13 By Diana Mehew
Message and memories from a new member 7th Edition – Spring 2006 14 By Diana Mehew
Mill at Sandy 3rd Edition – Spring 2004 5 By Mick Reynolds with Herbert Walker
Mill on the Ivel in Sandy 22nd Edition – Autumn 2013 13 By Mick Reynolds with Herbert Walker
More Childhood Ramblings 18th Edition – Autumn 2011 14 By Peter Hall
Old Sandy Doctors 29th Edition – Spring 2017 5 By Peter Hall
Onion sheds in the Sandy area 5th Edition – Spring 2005 8 By Peter Messenger
Onion Sheds Picture 26th Edition – Autumn 2015 13 By Peter Messenger
Opening of Sandy Cemetery 6th Edition – Autumn 2005 14 By Barry Groom
Peasin’ 32nd Edition -Autumn 2018 12 By Peter Hall
Pen Portrait – Peter Hall Memories from an ‘exiled son of Bedfordshire’ 8th Edition – Autumn 2006 5 By Peter Hall
Poetic memories of Eileen Whitmore 25th Edition – Summer 2015 9 By Mick Reynolds
Population growth in Sandy over the years 7th Edition – Spring 2006 14
Population Growth of Sandy compared with Potton 1801-1991 24th Edition – Autumn 2014 3 By Alan Bailey
Postcards from the Past 21st Edition – Spring 2013 12 Postcards and messages from the SHRG Archive
Pubs – Sandy & Girtford Part 2 19th Edition – Spring 2012 7 By Ken Page & John Goodlet
Pubs –Sandy & Girtford Part 2 cont: 19th Edition – Spring 2012 17 By Ken Page & John Goodlet
Pubs Sandy Part 4 16th/17th Edition – Spring 2011 5 By Ken Page
Railway Accidents in Sandy Accident 3, 1969 27th Edition – Spring 2016 11 By Tony Applegarth
Railway Accidents in Sandy Accident 1, 1868 25th Edition – Summer 2015 7 By Tony Applegarth
Railway Accidents in Sandy Accident 2, 1964 26th Edition – Autumn 2015 7 By Tony Applegarth
Railway Accidents in Sandy Accident 4, 1998 28th Edition – Autumn 2016 15 By Tony Applegarth
Railway Recollections 8th Edition – Autumn 2006 8 By Peter Hall
Rector the longest serving of St Swithun’s Parish Church 22nd Edition – Autumn 2013 20
Red Lion Pub, High Street, Sandy 15th Edition – Spring 2010 8
Richardson Family History 8th Edition – Autumn 2006 10 By Ken Page
Road Names in Sandy 1 25th Edition – Summer 2015 16 By Richard Barlow
Road Names in Sandy 2 26th Edition – Autumn 2015 18 By Richard Barlow
Road Names in Sandy 3 27th Edition – Spring 2016 16 By Richard Barlow
Road Names in Sandy 4 28th Edition – Autumn 2016 17 By Richard Barlow
Road Names in Sandy 4 30th Edition – Autumn 2017 15 By Richard Barlow
Road Names in Sandy 5 31th Edition – Spring 2018 17 By Richard Barlow
Roman Sandy – A Walled Town 32nd Edition -Autumn 2018 3 By Richard Barlow
Saline and why it was not Roman Sandy 23rd Edition – Summer 2014 6 By Richard Barlow
Sandy and Potton Railway 5th Edition – Spring 2005 12 By George Howe, Chairman of Sandy Transport Society
Sandy Around 1800 31st Edition – Spring 2018 14 By James Wyatt
Sandy As I Knew it around 1932 Part 1 21st Edition – Spring 2013 9 By Doug Flint via Roy Barham
Sandy As I Knew it around 1932 Part 2 22nd Edition – Autumn 2013 9 By Doug Flint
Sandy Brick and Tile Works 23rd Edition – Summer 2014 3 By Malcolm Young
Sandy Brickyard and the Brickyard Pond 31st Edition – Spring 2018 8 By Gareth Wilcox
Sandy Charities 30th Edition – Autumn 2017 9 By Peter Mount
Sandy Charities 22nd Edition – Autumn 2013 21
Sandy Feast 9th Edition – Spring 2007 6 By Ken Page
Sandy Fields to Northern Markets 28th Edition – Autumn 2016 11 By Gareth Wilcox
Sandy Fire Station – Then and Now 30th Edition – Autumn 2017 14 By Alan Bailey
Sandy Heath Petrol Dump – an Update 22nd Edition – Autumn 2013 19 By David Sullivan
Sandy in the Domesday Book 28th Edition – Autumn 2016 3 By Alan Bailey
Sandy Library The Old One 18th Edition – Autumn 2011 20
Sandy Memories of 23rd Edition – Summer 2014 7 By Gareth Wilcox
Sandy Mill – Then and Now 33rd Edition – Spring 2019 10 By Alan Bailey and Richard Barlow
Sandy Petroleum Depot Compiled 19th Edition – Spring 2012 3 By Peter Hall
Sandy Post Office – 1907 31st Edition – Spring 2018 3 Biggleswade Chronicle
Sandy Pubs, A Fresh Look at the History Part 1 11th Edition – Spring 2008 6 By Ken Page
Sandy Road Names – Part 6 33rd Edition – Spring 2019 15 By Richard Barlow
Sandy Street Names 5th Edition – Spring 2005 16 By Steve Purchase
Sandy Town Centre – Then and Now 27th Edition – Spring 2016 13 By Alan Bailey
Sandy Town Centre – Then and Now 28th Edition – Autumn 2016 13 By Alan Bailey
Sandy War Memorial and its Architect 30th Edition – Autumn 2017 12 By Val McFarlane
Sandy’s Oldest School St Swithun’s C of E School 13th Edition – Spring 2009 5
Sandy’s Oldest School St Swithun’s C of E School, Update of article in 13th Edition of SHRUB 14th Edition – Autumn 2009 11
Sandy’s Roman Road Poem 26th Edition – Autumn 2015 15 By Ted Holgate
Sandye Place – An Asset of Community Value 33rd Edition – Spring 2019 3 By Alan Bailey
Sandye Place A short history of 9th Edition – Spring 2007 2
Sandy’s Old Field Names 29th Edition – Spring 2017 14 By Richard Barlow
School Sandy’s Oldest St Swithun’s C of E 2nd Edition – Autumn, 2003 6 By Sandra Bullock
Shannon or Jane? 28th Edition – Autumn 2016 7 By Richard Barlow
Shopping in Old Blunham 24th Edition – Autumn 2014 17 By Peter Hall
Shopping in Sandy, 1881 27th Edition – Spring 2016 3 By Richard Barlow
SHRG as a case study 3rd Edition – Spring 2004 4 By Sian Feetham
Silver Band Sandy 29th Edition – Spring 2017 18 By Gavin Holman
Sir William Peel Pub, High Street, Sandy 6th Edition – Autumn 2005 13
Sporting Arena Local sporting ‘stars’– 8th Edition – Autumn 2006 4 By Mick Reynolds
Sporting Cyclists Sandy 15th Edition – Spring 2010 6 By Pete Hall
St Neots Road No 27 houses 3rd Edition – Spring 2004 6 By Steve Purchase
St Swithun’s Church Restoration 1859-1861 2nd Edition – Autumn, 2003 5 By Barry Groom
St Swithun’s School Record of a school inspection, 1904 – 2nd Edition – Autumn, 2003 8 By Steve Purchase
Stone Age Sandy 23rd Edition – Summer 2014 12 By Richard Barlow
Stone Axe 6th Edition – Autumn 2005 9 By Mick Reynolds
Stone Axe former pub, A New View 16th/17th Edition – Spring 2011 9 By Ken Page & Mary Richardson
Stone Axe Pub Original sign. 19th Edition – Spring 2012 12 From The Archive
Street Names Sandy – An Update 6th Edition – Autumn 2005 12 By Steve Purchase
Sunday Family Walk, 1957 27th Edition – Spring 2016 14 By Gareth Wilcox
Sutton’s Shop 13th Edition – Spring 2009 6 By David Sutton
Sutton’s Shop History of a Local Store 6th Edition – Autumn 2005 4
Talk on FT BIDLAKE 1867-1933 cyclist Extracts from. 13th Edition – Spring 2009 9 Given By Graham Thompson
Talk on Tempsford Airfield 6th Edition – Autumn 2005 19 By Sian Feetham
The 1946 Sandy Show – The Search for a Photo 33rd Edition – Spring 2019 5 By Richard Barlow and Barbara Courtney
Theatre Group Sandy 29th Edition – Spring 2017 7 By Chris Bashford
Thoughts of a 10 year old Sandy boy c1950 Burt Berridge 4th Edition – Autumn 2004 5 By Peter Messenger
Town Hall in Sandy 22nd Edition – Autumn 2013 15 By Ken Page
Town Hall Sandy, The Victory and Albany 3rd Edition – Spring 2004 8 By Ken Page
Unearthing Beeston 5th Edition – Spring 2005 15 By Poppy Cope
Upstairs, Downstairs in Sandy 100 years ago 20th Edition – Autumn 2012 15 By Richard Barlow
Upstairs, Downstairs in Sandy, 100 Years Ago, Part 2 21st Edition – Spring 2013 3 By Richard Barlow
Video memories 1st Edition – Spring, 2003 7 Rosie Cooper – Rosie lived in Sandy for over 65 years
Visit to Potton Railway Station 9th Edition – Spring 2007 3
Water Mill Sandy 4th Edition – Autumn 2004 9 By Ken Page
Water Mill Sandy some amendments 5th Edition – Spring 2005 7 By George Barnett
What they said about Sandy Extracts from old books about the local area 8th Edition – Autumn 2006 15
What’s in a Name? Local nicknames 20th Edition – Autumn 2012 9 By Peter Hall
Whirlwind Romance. The Sandy Tornadio 1950 29th Edition – Spring 2017 3 By William (Bill) Kent
Whitby’s wares George Whitby sold household goods from a Jowett van 2nd Edition – Autumn, 2003 5 By Michael Rutt
William Peel VC, a Local Hero 7th Edition – Spring 2006 6 Reproduced from Sandy Community Website
World’s Greatest Pedestrian Visits Sandy 31st Edition – Spring 2018 6 By Richard Barlow