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 8, fishing decreasing
Pg 16, eastern town being Marsh
Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
1835 – Oct, replacement for Marsh Chapel
1836 Dec, proposed gas lighting
1856 April, Alma Bridge
1895 Jan, gift of the Ham
1835 – Jan, sea wall
1859, launch of steamer
1883, accident unloading coal
1889, Ratepayers Association
1893, proposals for the Ham
Dorset County Chronicle
1859, steamer launch
1861 accident unloading coal
All the above reports have been obtained from the British Newspaper Archives and copyright of the images belongs to the British Library.
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