A new pocket guide to historical sites in Hornchurch

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Hornchurch History Tour is the latest title in Amberley’s popular History Tour series. Taking readers on a guided walk through the history of their local city centre in a handy Pocket sized book, allowing readers to take it with them as they visit the historical landmarks and locations.

Hornchurch History Tour was written by Michael Foley, who is a local author who has had a number of articles published in magazines such as Best of British, This England and The Great War. He has been writing for some time and has had many books published, mainly about the area where he lives and Essex and Military History. He lives in Romford.

The official biography for the book says:

Hornchurch History Tour is a unique insight into the illustrious history of this suburban town in the London Borough of Havering. This new book guides us through the streets and alleyways, showing how its famous landmarks used to look and how they’ve changed over the years as well as exploring its lesser-known sights and hidden corners. With the help of a handy location map, readers are invited to follow a timeline of events and discover for themselves the changing face of Hornchurch

The book will be released on the 15th June 2017 by Amberley Publishing at a price of £6.99. It will also be available in Kindle, Kobo and iBook

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