A Glimpse Back at Halstead
A Tribute to Doreen Potts, Local Historian
By Pam Corder-Birch
A Glimpse Back at Halstead covers aspects of the history of the town, the majority of which has not previously been published. New articles and photographs include shops, transport from horse and cart to charabancs and buses, the Colne Valley and Halstead Railway, old houses and farms of yesteryear and the families who lived in them. The book also includes social and sporting events and photographs of Halstead at work and play, as well as tributes to some of the men who faught in the First and Second World Wars.