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.

Aug19
The stained glass windows at the Methodist Church were made by Hall & Sons from Bristol
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Aug19
The stained glass windows at the Methodist Church were made by Hall & Sons from Bristol
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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.
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Early sports activities in and around Ivybridge

If you have any information regarding early sports teams in Ivybridge we would be more than happy to hear from you. Contact us at info@ivybridge-heritage.org

Early football in Ivybridge …

A walk up the River Erme revealing the history of Ivybridge

The walk will start from Harford Rd car park at 14.00 and will last approximately two hours.  Walking shoes are advisable as the route includes Longtimber Woods

The walk features historic buildings, both war memorials, marker stones, the Ivy Bridge and the industrial heritage and development of Ivybridge from a crossing point to the town today

Individual Information booklet included

Tickets £5.00 available from

The Watermark in Ivybridge

A walk up the River Erme revealing the history of Ivybridge

The walk will start from Harford Rd car park at 14.00 and will last approximately two hours. Walking shoes are advisable as the route includes Longtimber Woods
The walk features historic buildings, both war memorials, marker stones, the Ivy Bridge and the industrial heritage and development of Ivybridge from a crossing point to the town today
Individual Information booklet included

Tickets £5.00 from The Watermark

A walk up the River Erme revealing the history of Ivybridge
The walk will start from Harford Rd car park at 14.00 and will last approximately two hours.  Walking shoes are advisable as the route includes Longtimber Woods

The walk features historic buildings, both war memorials, marker stones, the Ivy Bridge and the industrial heritage and development of Ivybridge from a crossing point to the town today

Individual Information booklet included

Tickets £5.00 available from

The Watermark in Ivybridge

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

learn more ...

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.

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