History Books

For those wanting to look a bit further into the history of Thelwall then there are some wonderful books on Thelwall and are for sale on our website. Just Click on the 'Buy' link and you can pay via PayPal. Books will be shipped out 2nd class including p&p to the UK. For international shipping please email hello@thelwallcommunity.co.uk

Details of how to obtain publications on Thelwall’s history by other authors will be posted on this page.

No Mean City

Explores the making of the village and it's landscape and describes the people who left their mark on the society of the time.


The Log of Admiral John Jones-Parry

Contains the full log of Admiral John Jones-Parry from Thelwall Hall. It covers the first 13 years of his service. It is an account of life under sail and steam in the Mediterranean, Atlantic and Indian Oceans.


Thomas Percival's Pocket Books

An edited transcript of three fascinating 18th century pocket books written by a Thelwall resident who was steward to two Lords of the Manor of Thelwall. They contain much domestic detail at a time of great trouble at the Hall. All proceeds are given towards the cost of repair and restoration of the books that are held in the archives at Warrington.


The End To End Trail

A summary of the first recorded journey from John O'Groat's to Land's End made by John and Robert Naylor of Cuerden Hall, Warrington in Autumn of 1871.

£4.50 + p&p

To purchase, please contact hello@thelwallcommunity.co.uk