Reference Books & Links


Reference Books & Publications on the History of Pembury

Pembury Village News         Published Quarterly by Pembury Parish Council since 1974.

Pembury Hospital WWII Through the Eyes of Frank Stanford        Amethyst Moon Publishing 2012

Pembury in Old Picture Postcards     Mary Standen      European Library  2001

Pembury, Our Village, Our Future        Pembury Parish Council  1990

Pembury in the Past       Mary Standen        Meresborough Books  1984

A History of Pembury       Mary Standen   1984    revised from 1947 edition.

WI Scrapbook 1965    One master copy produced and still held by Pembury WI

Just One Village      Jack Standen    private publication c1960




Various online links containing Pembury History.

Please note that links like these sometimes die when the owners of web sites change their pages.

From: ‘Parishes: Pembury’, The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent: Volume 5 (1798), pp. 260-272.

Bayhall Manor, Culpepers ….

Wikipedia    …..

Tonbridge Workhouse  ….

History of Pembury (Wiki Kent) ….

Listed Buildings …..

Pembury School …….

People from Pembury …..

Pembury Genealogical Records …

Public Houses in Pembury  ….

Pembury Microfilm Record  …..,England,Kent,Pembury&f=1

Pembury Mill, Turner, Tate Gallery ….

National Archives ….

Martyrs of Kent – Margery Polley  ……

Milestone 34     ……
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English Heritage – Listed Buildings               Search for Pembury

Images of England – Listed Buildings in Pembury


Links to other local history web sites

Leigh Historical Society

Tonbridge History Society

Tonbridge Weather from 1692

Tonbridge Station

Tonbridge – Here’s History

Horesemonden History

Highbrooms 1      Highbrooms 2

Tunbridge Wells Past & Present

Tunbridge Wells – The Weald              The Weald – other Kent towns



Links to help with reading maps




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