‘A Walk About Ripley Village’
by John and Bette Slatford and Les Bowerman. Illustrations by Ray Davies
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This is the essential guide and companion to an interesting and informative walk about this charming village with its timber-framed and Georgian fronted buildings.
Ripley – a natural stopping place for travellers on the London to Portsmouth road since mediaeval times and a cyclists ‘Mecca’ in the 19th century has a fascinating history to tell in its buildings. Within this small book are packed many facts and stories about their past, to inform residents and visitors alike. It also contains a handy map of the village and many illustrations of prominent buildings.
Published 1990. ISBN 978 0 9509961 3 0