WITCHES, MARTYRS, BODYSNATCHERS, ZULUS and RIOTING PEASANTS!* The BLACK DEATH in Chelmsford!* The HORRIBLE true stories of the MOAT FARM MURDER and THE DEATH OF JAEL DENNY!* The terrible tragedy of the GREAT FLOOD of 1880!* The INCREDIBLE histories of HYLANDS HOUSE and BEAULIEU!* NAZI BOMBERS over CHELMSFORD!Chelmsford has one of the darkest histories on record. From the skeletons lying underneath the city - which include a woolly mammoth - to the executions of thieves, witches, martyrs and murderers at Chelmsford's gaol, this book will change the way you see the town forever. Robert the Bruce was most likely born here; Bloody Mary Tudor lived here; infamous murderers Samuel Dougal and Thomas Drory died here. Including more than sixty rare illustrations, plus an eight-page colour section, read it if you dare!
Bloody British History Chelmsford
The History Press