Open a form to report problems or contribute information

1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted
Page 1 of 4

Help and advice for Totnes: In memoriam: Edward Windeatt, J.P., C.A. (1921): index

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it. We have a number of people each maintaining different sections of the web site, so it is important to submit information via a link on the relevant page otherwise it is likely to go to the wrong person and may not be acted upon.



In memoriam: Edward Windeatt, J.P., C.A.

Devon & Cornwall Notes & Queries 11:7, (1921) p. 241.

Prepared by Michael Steer

Google with the Archive Organization has sponsored the digitisation of books from several libraries. The Internet Archive makes available, in its Community Texts Collection (originally known as Open Source Books), books that have been digitised by Google from a number of libraries. These are books on which copyright has expired, and are available free for educational and research use. The copy of this rare book is held in the collection of Albert William Bryant Messenger, and is available from the the Internet Archive.


It is with the greatest regret that we have to announce the death of our co-editor, Alderman Edward Windeatt, Mayor of Totnes, who passed away in his sleep on Saturday June 4th, aged 74. He was serving his fifth period of office as Mayor, and had been previously for 23 years Town Clerk, and was actively associated with municipal affairs for 45 years. As President of the Devonshire Association, he recently received the Prince of Wales when he visited Ralegh's birthplace at Hayes Barton during his Devonshire tour. Mr Windeatt had been a member of the Devon County Council from its formation, and was a County Alderman. He had been one of the editors of this periodical for 12 years. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him. EDS.