Recommended websites

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Sawbridgeworth Sites

Sawbridgeworth Town Council

Sawbridgeworth Congregational Church

Great St. Mary’s Church Sawbridgeworth

Leventhorpe School

Sawbridgeworth Fire Brigade – but also lots of historical info!

Sawbridgeworth Cricket Club

Forebears: lots of information about Sawbridgeworth in history

Fawbert and Barnard School


High Wych Sites

High Wych and Allens Green Community Website

High Wych Memorial Hall

High Wych School

High Wych Church – St.James’s

High Wych History

Other East Herts Sites

Bishops Stortford Museum

Bishops Stortford History

John Clarke’s History of Gilston

John Clarke’s History of Eastwick

Other sites with historical information about our area

Herts Association for Local History

Herts at War – Find out about Hertfordshire soldiers in WW1

Herts Family History Society

HALS – Herts Archives and Library Services

Herts Genealogy – Very useful – Lots of local history information here!

Victorian County History of Hertfordshire vol 3 – With a nice section on East Herts

Bishops Stortford History Society

Hatfield Regis Local History Society

Bishops Stortford Decorative and Fine Arts Society





General sites with interesting historical information

Family Search – also known as the Mormon Archives

The Peerage – find out about the aristocracy!

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

National Archives

British Association for Local History


Subscription sites – You have to pay money to access these! – the best place to search for ancestors

British Newspaper Archive

Find my Past – another genealogy site

Forces War Records – Find details of military people