SHRUB Index

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