A-Z of Coventry: Places-People-History

A-Z of Coventry: Places-People-History

by David McGrory

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781445674889
Publisher: Amberley Publishing
Publication date: 08/01/2018
Series: A-Z Series
Pages: 96
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

David McGrory is one of Coventry's best-known historians. He is the author of A History of Coventry, Coventry: History and Guide, and Haunted Coventry. David also wrote a popular column for Coventry Evening Telegraph for five years.

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

Arms 5

Bablake School 6

Bicycles 7

Blitz 9

Blue Coat School 13

Bond's Hospital 14

Castle 16

Cars 18

Charterhouse Priory of Saint Anne 19

Cheylesmore Manor 21

City Wall 23

Coombe Abbey 24

Council House 26

County Hall 27

Drapers' Hall 28

Duel on Gosford Green 29

Eliot, George 30

First British Aeroplane 32

Ford's Hospital 33

Giant's Grave 34

Gill, William 'Paddy' 35

Godiva 36

Greyfriars 38

Holy Trinity 40

Inquest 42

Judge 43

Keane, F. W. 44

Leofric 45

Lych Gate Cottages 46

Martyrs 48

Mint 49

Name 51

Old Grammar School 52

Parkes, Sir Henry 54

Parkes, John 55

Peeping Tom 56

Precinct 57

Quinton Pool 59

Richard III 60

St John the Baptist 63

St Mary's Hall 64

St Michael & All Saints 66

St Michael (New Cathedral) 68

Siege 70

Sent to Coventry 74

Siddons, Sarah 75

Skidmore, Francis 76

Spon Street 77

Swanswell 79

Terry, Ellen 80

Thornton, John 82

True Blue 83

Underground 84

'V' 85

Watchmaking 86

Whitefriars 87

Whitefriars Gate 89

Whittle, Sir Frank 90

X File 92

York, Chester, Wakefield 94

Zoo 96

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