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Morchard Bishop, Devon
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Morchard Bishop and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

War Time

My parents, Eddie and Doris Blackstone, stayed with the people who ran the post office during the war. I would have been about seven years old then and I can not remember the name of the people. In 1955 when I was doing my training as a Royal Marine at Lympstone I went by train and on foot the last couple of miles to see ...Read full memory