Welcome to Ivybridge Uncovered

A Mill Town Heritage

The Ivybridge Heritage & Archives Group aims to celebrate the rich history of Ivybridge and is dedicated to promoting a lively interest in the Town’s background and development by researching, collecting and preserving archives and photographic records of this unique Mill Town.

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Welcome to Ivybridge Uncovered

A Mill Town Heritage

The Ivybridge Heritage & Archives Group aims to celebrate the rich history of Ivybridge and is dedicated to promoting a lively interest in the Town’s background and development by researching, collecting and preserving archives and photographic records of this unique Mill Town.

POSTCARDS

FROM

IVYBRIDGE

Several local entrepreneurs produced postcards depicting scenes of Ivybridge

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POSTCARDS

FROM

IVYBRIDGE

Several local entrepreneurs produced postcards depicting scenes of Ivybridge

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William Cotton

lived at Highland House in Ivybridge from 1839. He bequeathed his vast collection of paintings, prints, books, ceramics, bronzes and sculptures to the city of Plymouth.

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William Cotton

lived at Highland House in Ivybridge from 1839. He bequeathed his vast collection of paintings, prints, books, ceramics, bronzes and sculptures to the city of Plymouth.

The King’s Arms Hotel

1 Fore Street, Ivybridge

An inn has existed on the current site since 1830

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The King’s Arms Hotel

1 Fore Street, Ivybridge

An inn has existed on the current site since 1830

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… it was clear that major damage had been sustained to the mill. The rag loft was completely gutted. Other adjoining buildings were also damaged, as was the water turbine and the launder

On 5th May 1914 a major fire started in the rag loft at

Stowford Paper Mill

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… it was clear that major damage had been sustained to the mill. The rag loft was completely gutted. Other adjoining buildings were also damaged, as was the water turbine and the launder

On 5th May 1914 a major fire started in the rag loft at Stowford Paper Mill
Learn more

… it was clear that major damage had been sustained to the mill. The rag loft was completely gutted. Other adjoining buildings were also damaged, as was the water turbine and the launder

On 5th May 1914 a major fire started in the rag loft at Stowford Paper Mill
Learn more

Fore Street   Ivybridge

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