Publications

The Society produces a number of publications each year. These can be bought from Shadwell Independent Library and Arts Centre and Shadwell Post Office, and Leeds Civic Trust.They can also be posted if you contact us via the web site.  
 
Shadwell histories - Autumn 2015SHADWELL HISTORIES Issue 5, Autumn 2015 Includes articles on The Mouseman of Shadwell, and Talking History be long-time local resident Geoff Walker. £2.00
 
 
Shadwell histories - ThackrahSHADWELL HISTORIES Special Edition 2015 The life story of Charles Thackrah, the famous Shadwell and Leeds doctor, now also commemorated in the new assisted-living development on Shadwell Lane. £2.00
   
 
History of methodismA HISTORY OF METHODISM IN SHADWELL Published in 2014 to mark the bicentenary of the original Methodist Chapel in Shadwell, now Shadwell Independent Library   
 
Shadwell and its People
SHADWELL AND ITS PEOPLE Originally published in 1978 by the Shadwell Womens’ Institute, this detailed and authoritative book covers every aspect of village life – the farms and houses, the churches and   schools, individual houses and people and much more. The Society has reprinted this valuable historical resource. £7.50
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SHADWELL HISTORIES Issue 3 Autumn 2014 Our commemorative World War I edition includes biographical notes on those whose names are recorded on the newly restored village war memorial, excerpts from the local papers and information on wartime medals.. £2.00
SHADWELL HISTORIES Issue 2 Summer 2014 The second issue of Shadwell Histories includes such diverse items as 17th century crimes and modern reminiscences, via water, wells and swamps – something to interest everyone. £2.00
SHADWELL HISTORIES Issue 1 Autumn 2013 The first issue of Shadwell Histories includes recollections of life in the village in World War II, a general picture of the village in 1880 and an update on the long lost Chapel of Ease. £2.00