Local Interest and Maps

See our display of Landranger, Explorer, Regional and Travel maps from Ordnance Survey – three stands full for a vast selection.

2022 British Road Atlas are now in stock.

We stock ALL the Landranger [Pink] and Regional [Green] Ordnance Survey Maps, plus local walk books, for all 3 counties and a selection of national walks.

In addition we have many and the most popular Explorer [Orange] walking maps as well as the blue Tourist maps. We can order other maps, usually for overnight delivery if ordered by 2:00pm.

alison’s bookshop is the official stockist for Tewkesbury Historical Society bulletins.

9780750995597 Water Gypsies Dutton

“Water Gypsies – A History of Life on Britain’s Rivers & Canals” by Julian Dutton

For centuries, living afloat on Britain's waterways has been a rich part of the fabric of our social history, from the fisherfolk of ancient Britain to the bohemian houseboat dwellers...

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9781445696034 Worcestershire Photographs Hamilton

“Worcestershire in Photographs” by Steven Hamilton

The county of Worcestershire in the West Midlands is characterised by its beautiful cathedral city of Worcester, attractive market towns and villages and its industrial heritage, particularly in the north-east...

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9781859652596 North Cotswold Classic Walks

“North Cotswold Classic Walks”

Explore the north Cotswolds with this laminated, waterproof Cotswolds walking map. With 10 circular, clearly-marked routes this easy-to-use map will help you discover the Cotswolds via some of the finest...

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9781859652541 South Cotswold Classic Walks

“South Cotswold Classic Walks”

Explore the south Cotswolds with this laminated, waterproof Cotswolds walking map. With 10 circular, clearly-marked routes this easy-to-use map will help you discover the Cotswolds via some of the finest...

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9781784779986 Two Men In A Boat Andrew

“Two Men in a Boat – Rowing Two Rivers” by Martin Andrew

A tale of a jaunt down the rivers Severn and Loire, the first a trial run and the latter a re-enactment of Hornblower's escape from the French in 1811. Armed...

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9781906978990 The Gloucestershire Engravings Johannes Kip

“The Gloucestershire Engravings” by Johannes Kip

As featured in Cotswold Life summer issue 2021, page 192. A Dutchman's historical record of Gloucestershire. Local historian Anthea Jones, author of "The History of Tewkesbury", as well as books...

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