Sopwell History Book

Sopwell: a history and collection of memories

Sandy Norman (Author)

144 Pages

RRP £15
£12 direct from SRA with free postage within the UK


The culmination of over three years of research by local historian and resident Sandy Norman, the book tells the history of Sopwell from its medieval beginnings through to the 20th century. Sopwell’s story is told through a series of anecdotes from local residents, photographs and documents.

Thanks to all those that contributed to the work, gave grants, donated funds and bought the book, allowing the SRA to self publish. Any further profits go back into supporting SRA activities.

Available for sale with free postage from the SRA; contact us is you need posting to outside the UK via our Contact page. Also available to buy from St Albans at Waterstones bookshop, St Albans Museum + Gallery, and Sopwell House hotel.

Dimensions: 298 x 210 x 7 mm
Published: May 2012
Publisher: Kate Bretherton, on behalf of Sopwell Residents Association ISBN-10: 0-9567399-1-1
ISBN-13: 978-0-9567399-1-9