1st Edition 31st March 2019

The book has 140 A5 pages of which 12 are illustrations.

Cost £6.99 plus £1.50 p&p.

Based on a personal Diary kept for three years by
Frederick while employed by the village’s benefactor Mr Joseph Shepherd,  it explores the life and times of a small
rural village in Yorkshire during the early years of Queen Victoria’s long

The Group have also researched in depth the life for
Frederick before and after he came to Appleton and discovered an intriguing
mixture; a rise from lowly beginnings in the East End of London to a fairly
wealthy middle-class conclusion in Lincolnshire.


1st  Edition AUGUST  2017
104  pages of which 14 are photographs

PRICE £ 5.99 + £1.50 P&P




VILLAGE MAP LEAFLET 50p plus 65p postage and packing

2nd Edition February 2017

92 pages of which 13 are photographs

PRICE £ 6.99 + £1.50 P&P

3rd Edition February 2017

67 pages of which 10 are photographs

PRICE £ 4.99 + £1.50 P & P

RURAL RYEDALE ( £3.50 PLUS £1.50 P & P)

The Diary of Mr F.C. Dawson

1841 - 1843

School Master at Appleton le Moors

96 A4 pages also available as a .word download

(Original kindly donated by Mr John Tomlinson, Ebberstone, North Yorks)

(Prices on application) 

History of Appleton le Moors


Margaret Allison

(256 pages)

Price £16.00 plus £3.50 p&p