1816 – ‘The Beauties of Sidmouth Displayed’ for John Wallis. The text of this book is very similar to that published in the 1820 by the Rev. Edmund Butcher.
Pg 16, eastern town being Marsh
Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
1835 – Oct, replacement for Marsh Chapel
1836 Dec, proposed gas lighting
1835 – Jan, sea wall
Dorset County Chronicle
1859, steamer launch
All the above reports have been obtained from the British Newspaper Archives and copyright of the images belongs to the British Library.