(several feature some of Alf Fisk's photographs)



“A Short History of Westleton and its Parish Church” by Rev. Norman S. Gay, Published by Ancient House Press, Ipswich, 1942. (From Domesday to 1941)


“Westleton: from the 1830s to the 1960s. Survey of a Suffolk Village”. Edited by Alan Ivimey.  Produced for the Publication Committee of the Workers Educational Association (Westleton Branch) and printed by Williams Printers Ltd, Framlingham, 1968.  (Comprehensive study, using original documents and contemporary accounts)


“A Changed Village: Westleton 1950-2000” by Frances Berry, Claire Daunton and Jean Edwards. Printed by Crowes Complete Print, Norwich, 2000. (To mark the Millennium, a photographic record comparing archive pictures to the present day scene)


“Westleton in the 1840s: a snapshot of village life in rural Suffolk” by Suzanna G. Burney. Suffolk Snapshot Series No 8.  Published by Sigma Books, Newbury, Berks, 2004. ISBN 0-9539233-4-7.  Also available on CD from Sigma Books. (Maps and complete listings of the Westleton Tithe Map 1842, Census of 1841 and Parish Registers from 1835 to 1841).


“Westleton: Customs and Sayings collected in 1922” by Ruth Anderson, Westleton Womens’ Institute.  Published by Westleton Womens' Institute 2008, and printed by Leiston Press, Suffolk. ISBN 0978-0-9554725-9-6. (To mark the 90th Anniversary of Westleton WI in 2008.)



Book chapters

“This Suffolk” by Allan Jobson. Published by Heath Cranton Ltd, London, 1948. (Allan Jobson lived in Westleton in the 1940s-50s, and the village also features in some of his other books)    


“In a Country Churchyard” by Ronald Fletcher. Published by Batsford Ltd, London, 1978. ISBN 0-7134-1216-X (Including village characters)


“Manors of Suffolk: their History and Devolution.  The Hundreds of Blything and Bosmere with Claydon” Vol 2.  by WA Copinger.  Privately printed by Taylor, Garnet, Evans and Co Ltd, 1908.  (There were 8 manors in Westleton.)  (Photocopy from the book held in Suffolk County Library).