Their wives, births, oysters and farms, their servants, pastimes, family disputes, education, travel to Australia and deaths.
From the oyster merchants’ own records — dozens of account books, scores of diaries and hundreds of letters starting in 1776 — illustrated by their sketches, paintings and photographs.
160 pages, 23x17cm. Over 100 illustrations, some in colour. With Maps, Family trees, Bibliography and Indices. ISBN 0 9516370 3 7
Available from the authors on 01255 822310,
James and Sheila Westgate on 01702 258208