Heather Hurley

Herefordshire’s River Trade book launch Thursday 17th October

Logaston Press and Heather Hurley invite you to celebrate the launch of Herefordshire’s River T Craft & Cargo on the River Wye  at 7.30 on Thursday 17th October  with a short talk by Heather at the Hereford Rowing Club Greyfriars Avenue  when refreshments will be available.

( The book retails at £12.95 but will be on sale on the evening at £10.00 if you buy two copie sor another Logaston Press book)

The story of the trade on the rivers Wye and Lugg in Herefordshire has never been told in its entirety – until now. Local historian Heather Hurley has delved into barge accounts, the pages of the Hereford Times and Hereford Journal, and the papers of firms and businesses based on or near the banks of the two rivers to produce this account. Continue reading