The White Bear. First landlord recorded in 1567

The White Bear, Devizes, United Kingdom

Bear Hotel 1559. Sir Thomas Lawrence lived here 1773-1781

2-3 The Market Place, Devizes, United Kingdom

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Kennet & Avon Canal. John Rennie Eng. Opened 1810

Couch Lane, Devizes, United Kingdom

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Sandcliff. Early 18th century. George Eliot stayed here 1843

Northgate Street, Devizes, United Kingdom

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Wadworth & Co. Ltd. Brewery 1885

Northgate Street, Devizes, United Kingdom

General Wolfe. Lodged here 1756

21 High Street, Devizes, United Kingdom

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Old Town Lock Up

High Street, Devizes, United Kingdom

Wiltshire Heritage Museum WANHS Founded 1853 Opened 1874

41 Long Street, Devizes, United Kingdom

Joseph Needham's House Surgeon 1737

48 Long Street, Devizes, United Kingdom

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The Elm Tree formally The Salutation c1525

1 Long Street, Devizes, United Kingdom

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Greystone House. Prince Sutton clothier, lived here 1731

High Street, Devizes, United Kingdom

Former Wiltshire Friendly Society founded by T.H.Estcourt 1828

High Street, Devizes, United Kingdom

4 St John's Court. Mediaeval hall

4 St John's Court, Devizes, United Kingdom

This building was erected in 1785 by John Anstie for the manufacture of woollen cloth. It was one of the first cloth factories in the West of England. The tympanum sculpture above commemorated this and illustrates some of the processes, machines and materials involved. These are described below. 1. A shepherd 2. Sheep 3. Shears 4. Anstie's coat of arms 5. Wiltshire's horned sheep skull 6. Anstie's house portico 7. Sheep dog 8. 18th century gentleman 9. Carding engine 10. Fulling stocks 11. 18th century lady 12. Spinning jenny 13. Conjectural portrait of John Anstie 14. Weaving loom 15. Wool fleece 16. Comb 17. Woad plant 18. Dyeing 19. Cloth on tenterhooks 20. Teasels 21. Burling irons 22. Cloth shears 23. Woven cloth. The sculpture was presented to the town by the Trust for Devizes through a bequest from the late Neil Williams, a member of the Trust for many years, who loved the town. The plaque was unveiled on October 1985 by Denis Anstie, a member of the Anstie family.

New Park Street, Devizes, United Kingdom

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Lansdowne House. Frontage rebuilt by the Rev. H. Bayntun 1809

11 Long Street, Devizes, United Kingdom

Assize Courts. T H Wyatt Arch. Grecian style 1835

Northgate Street, Devizes, United Kingdom