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The Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution Group

Registered Charity Number 1166940

RECOMMENDED READING

THE MAKING OF A RADICAL - MICHAEL PARKIN

The life and times of Thomas Bacon a working-class radical from Pentrich, Derbyshire.

Available on Amazon

OLIVER THE SPY- MICHAEL PARKIN

His tours around the Midlands and the North in 1817.

Available on Amazon

THE LIFE OF JEREMIAH BRANDRETH A BIOGRAPHY ( 2015 ) - JOHN DRING

A member of The Pentrich & South Wingfield Revolution Group, John Dring, has written the biography of one of social history’s most secretive characters, Jeremiah Brandreth, leader of the Pentrich Revolutuion of 1817.

The book can be purchased at events attended by the Pentrich & South Wingfield Revolution Group, at Martins Dvds and Clement Taylors both in Sutton-in-Ashfield for £5 or through the author (p&p charges will apply)

BRAVERY AND DECEPTION - THE PENTRICH REVOLT OF 1817

    (NOTTINGHAM AND DERBYSHIRE LABOUR HISTORY SOCIETY, APRIL 2016 )     - JULIAN ATKINSON


Can be purchased at our events.

ENGLAND'S LAST REVOLUTION PENTRICH 1817 ( HARTINGTON 1977)

     - JOHN STEVENS

The true story of the last, disastrous attempt at revolution in England.

Available on Amazon

1817-  A RECIPE FOR REVOLUTION - MICHAEL PARKIN

Reflections on the Pentrich Rising of June 1817.

Available on Amazon

REBELS WAY - GWYNETH FRANCIS

A book written for young people telling the story of the background and events leading up to the Pentrich Rising of 1817, as seen through the eyes of the young Meg Corvan, a travelling ballad singer, and fourteen year old Joseph Weightman of White Horse Inn, Pentrich, Derbyshire.

Available on Amazon

LIBERTY OR DEATH  - THE HUDDERSFIELD CONNECTION  

     ALAN BROOKE & LESLEY KIPLING

Taken from an original book telling about the huddersfield part in the Pentrich revolution

Can be purchased at our group events for £2.50

ENGLAND’S LAST REVOLUTION - PENTRICH 1817  

     JOHN STEVENS

A paperback reprint of John Stevens’s book.

Available from our group events for £10.00

THE TRANSCRIPTS OF THE TRIALS OF JEREMIAH BRANDRETH, WILLIAM TURNER, ISAAC LUDHAM THE ELDER, AND GEORGE WEIGHTMAN  - MR W.B. GURNEY

A paperback transcription by Frances Bedford from the notes of the reporter WB Gurney who attended the trials

Can be purchased at our group events for £10.00

WHO’S WHO IN THE PENTRICH REVOLUTION - MICHAEL PARKIN & SYLVIA MASON

A  10 page A4 document which lists every name we have found, judge, jury, rebel, arresting officers, etc and lists the information we have found on them.

Available from our group events for £5.00

TRANSPORTED FOR TREASON - RALPH HAWKINS  

An in depth report on what the transported men would have experienced on their trip and arrival in Australia, also includes a biography on each of the fourteen men transported for their part in the Revolution.

Available from our group events for £5.00

THE PENTRICH REVOLUTION IN ART BY VARIOUS ARTISTS

The full collection of art created for the Bicentenary by local artists, beautifully presented, with their bio’s, the wording accompanying the painting  tells the story of the Pentrich rising in art.

Can be purchased at group events £20.00

NEW

PENTRICH REVOLUTION BY JOHN NEAL

Taken from he original book by John Neal meticulously transcribed by Frances Bedford. This book gives a sympathetic account of the trials and also includes an interview with Charles Booth, the last man standing.  

Can be purchased at group events £10.00

NEW

PHILLIMORE’S PARISH RECORDS FOR PENTRICH      TRANSCRIBED BY FRANCES BEDFORD

This is book gives details of the marriages in Pentrich between the years of 1640 - 1837. A must for genealogy researchers

Can be purchased at group events £5.00

NEW

PHILLIMORE’S PARISH RECORDS FOR SOUTH WINGFIELD      TRANSCRIBED BY FRANCES BEDFORD  

This is book gives details of the marriages in South Wingfield between the years of 1585 - 1837. A must for genealogy researchers

Can be purchased at group events £5.00

NEW