How Compton Abbas Is Helping History Searches

Compton Abbas Parish Council is preserving old village photographs and official parish records online.

At Wednesday’s council meeting, chairman Trevor Clements explained that a collection of loaned photos and documents have been scanned and saved to the cloud.

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This weekend, we’re being told to record our household information for government. Trevor says the batch of papers include parish census forms from 1851, 1871 and 1881.