Ivybridge Heritage Published Articles

Stowford Mill Published Article

STOWFORD PAPER MILL

A brief history of this important employer in Ivybridge. It manufactured high quality paper for 226 years before closing at the end of 2013.

Henry John Fice Lee Published Article

HENRY JOHN FICE LEE

Mr Lee was a prominent member of the community of Ivybridge, serving on the Urban District Council as well as being a successful businessman running a flour and provender mill in the heart of the village.

London Hotel Published Article.

THE LONDON HOTEL

Established in the 1780s, the London Inn was conveniently located on the main coach road. It remained an hotel in Ivybridge until the 1990s.

Local Government Published Article.

LOCAL GOVERNMENT

An overview of the development of local government in Ivybridge and the siting of boundary stones marking the area of jurisdiction.

M Willcocks

MARY WILLCOCKS

Mary Patricia Willcocks has been described as Devon’s forgotten feminist.  She was born at Cleeve, near Ivybridge.