Publications from the Avon Gardens Trust

Avon Gardens Trust Newsletters

Members stay in touch through our three annual Newsletters which keeps them up to date with information on forthcoming events, research findings and news topics affecting parks and gardens in the Avon area (these Newsletters were formerly called Bulletins).

Newsletters and Bulletins are available to download as a PDF.

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Publications from Avon Gardens Trust

Avon Gardens Trust Journal

Our Journal adopts a more academic approach and focuses on longer, well researched articles that help us with the further understanding of aspects of our historic designed landscapes.

The current issue of The Journal has now been sent out to our members.

Additional copies are available at £3.50 to include p and p. Please email [email protected] if you would like a copy.

Current edition: Journal No 10.

  • Discovery of a Rare Edwardian Garden in North Somerset by Anne Hills
  • Bishop Henry Law, Clergyman-Gardener; his contribution to the development of garden history by Wendy Smale
  • Tortworth Court (c1086-1881); 'An ancient seat near the church' by Deborah McCarthy


Books from Avon Gardens Trust

We have published several interesting and informative books written by experts in their field.

Book Cover of Parks and Gardens of AvonThese volumes are illustrated with historic views and maps and contain fascinating accounts of the parks and gardens, the people responsible for creating them and the people who worked in them.

‘These excellent little books’ are ‘equally interesting for the armchair reader and the park visitor.’
Garden History Society

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