Local History Walks
Picture Framing
Do you fancy a local history walk of Appledore during the summer? These can be arranged for groups of between 4 and 30 people. David undertakes a variety of 90-minute guided walks which look at the history of Appledore village, Irsha Street, or across the water at Instow. Walks must be pre-booked; ring David on 01237 424949 for availability or a quote.

Docton Court Gallery offers a complete Picture Framing service. All work is carried out on the premises and a stock of popular mouldings are always in stock.
Work can sometimes be carried out within 24 hours and at very competitive prices. We will be pleased to quote for any work required

Genealogical Research
Appledore Book Festival

David & Jenny are experienced Family History researchers, and can offer you a variety of assistance. A half-hour session for just £8:00, should get you on the right track. More specialist research in Wiltshire, Somerset and Devon records can be carried out at a fixed hourly rate.

For more information, go to: www.nimrodresearch.co.uk

Docton Court Gallery is the official Box Office for the Appledore Book Festival held annually at end of September. For current information about this, visit www.appledorebookfestival.co.uk



Appledore History

David Carter is the author of three books on the history of Appledore

Illustrated History of Appledore
Book 1

200 pages.
A timeline history of Appledore and a history of the Slade family.
Published 2000, so popular it's now in its 4th edition. £12:50.
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Illustrated History of Appledore
Book 2

246 pages.
A full guided tour around Appledore's streets, telling the history of its buildings, and the people who lived there.
Published 2009, £13:90.
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Illustrated History of Appledore
Book 3

242 pages.
A timeline history detailing numerous historic stories and events from Appledore, and linking these to other world events, in order to show how the history of this village was influenced by world events.
Published 2017, £13:90.
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Both books available at Docton Court Gallery and by post.
2 Myrtle Street, Appledore, Bideford, Devon, EX39 1PH.
Tel: 01237 424949
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