Copies of the Book –  “ Barrow upon Tent – Our Story “ and of the DVD of the story of the village are still available – price £5.00 each

To purchase a copy please email either or

In addition  we have added to the Results Page an additional item by one of the elder members of the Parish

A personal history of her life in Barrow upon Trent by Irene Marson  ( added 27 March 2014 )

My Life in Barrow Upon Trent by Irene Marson

Barrow upon Trent Parish History Research


This website has chronicled the Barrow upon Trent Parish History Research Project from February 2013 to March 2014

stonelogoYou can follow the progress of the Project by following the links at the head and on the right of this page or by scrolling down this page

We also have a presence on HistoryPin

There is a DVD and Book of our findings which are available from the Team


Our findings are also available on our Results Page

Open Day 1 March 2014

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Over 100 people attended a very successful Open Day on 1 March 2014 held at Brookfields, Barrow on Trent

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At the open day the formal presentation of the book of the history and characters of the village and the accompanying  DVD took place. The two walking trails of the village and parish were also released



At the same time the DVD of the interviews carried out by the children of Sale and Davys Church of England Controlled Primary school and a DVD of the summary of the project were also displayed

dvd-2The DVD and book, together with the two walking trails of the village parish are being distributed to all the houses in the parish.

You can download the walking trails here  – PDF files

Parish Walks

Village Trail

All the visitors to the open day showed great interest in the displays of material of research which have been carried out over the past 12 months