Tyneham: The Lost Village of Dorset

Synopsis

The remote and seemingly idyllic Dorsetshire village, lost for ever during World War II but reborn, from contemporary photographs, and from the memories of those who once lived there.

  • Publisher: Halsgrove
  • Publication Date: 07th January 2008
  • ISBN: 9781841146980
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In November 1943, as the Second World War raged in Europe, a tiny village near the Dorset coast was busy preparing for Christmas. Despite the conflict, the community had remained much as it always had been: the big house, church, school, post office and farms. And then a bombshell - the whole parish had to be evacuated within 28 short days to provide a training ground for the Normandy invasion.

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