Shadow

The history of Clophill, Bedfordshire, UK
Including historical descriptions, maps and statistical analysis.

Spotlight Articles

I have written a number of articles for the Clophill village magazine. They are all based on content from this site. You can download them in pdf by clicking on the hyperlink.


Vol 35 No 1 January and February 2013 Fascinating Facts about Clophill in 1911

Vol 35 No 2 March 2013 Hats off to Clophill's Straw Plaiters

Vol 35 No 3 April 2013 Old Clophill Church Through the Ages

Vol 35 No 4 May 2013 A step back in time to Cainhoe Castle

Vol 35 No 5 June 2013 The many Shops of Clophill

Vol 35 No 6 July 2013 The old Bedford to Luton Road

Vol 35 No 7 September 2013 Lost Heritage

Vol 35 No 8 October 2013 The Dreaded Workhouse

Vol 35 No 9 November 2013 Real Highwaymen at the Flying Horse

Vol 35 No 10 December 2013 The Mills of Clophill

Vol 36 No 1 February 2014 The Sad Case of the Lonely Rector

Vol 36 No 2 March 2014 The Early Years of Education in Clophill

Vol 36 No 3 April 2014 The History of Clophill Charities

Vol 36 No 4 May 2014 The Many Pubs of Clophill

Vol 36 No 5 June 2014 Clopelle in the Domesday Book

Vol 36 No 6 July 2014 The Cross Tree

Vol 36 No 7 September 2014 Clophill During the Great War

Vol 36 No 8 October 2014 Brick and Tile Making

Vol 36 No 9 November 2014 Crime and Punishment

Vol 36 No 10 December 2014 John Howard

Vol 37 No 1 February 2015 Trade Tokens

Vol 37 No 2 March 2015 1925 Rating and Valuation Act