Library and Sales


Dorothy Appleyard was a leading light as Librarian for many years with the Yorkshire Branch and also as secretary for the Airedale Group. Many members have fond memories of hours spent in her little home in the village of Saltaire, nr Bradford. She inspired many members in her devotion to the Branch and on her death it was decided that her years given to the Society should be marked in a special way. The Yorkshire Branch has a substantial library and it was decided that the Library be renamed in memory of her and the hours she spent in it. Books can be borrowed from the library - A list of holdings can be obtained by the librarian by Contacting Us.

Yorkshire Branch publications

Yorkshire Branch booklets
Battles of the Wars of the Roses by Geoffrey Richardson: £5
The Lives of Richard III by Angela Moreton: £4
Towards the Truth by Lesley Lambert: £3
Both Sides of the Fence by Pauline Harrison Pogmore: £5
Who’s Buried Where by Pauline Harrison Pogmore: £4

The Yorkist families series by Pauline Harrison Pogmore
This series traces family lines to the 1500’s of prominent Wars of the Roses families.
1 The Metcalfe’s of Nappa: £3
2 The Scrope’s. Lords of Bolton and Masham and Upsall: £3
3 The Parrs of Kendal: £3
4 The Constables Family of Flamborough and The Strangways Family: £3
5 The Dukes of Norfolk. The Mowbray’s and the Howard’s: £3
6 The Mortimer’s. Lords of Wigmore and Ludlow. Earls of March: £3
7 The Bourchiers: £3
8 The Redmaynes of Levens and Harewood: £3
9 The Conyers and the Gascoigne Families: £3

Rosalba Publications
Richard III. A Brief Life by Mary O’Regan: 1994: £2
There are a number of this book which due to defective storage are slightly damaged. These copies are offered for 50p each.
The Manor Court of Wakefield: 1999 by Mary O’Regan: £2.59 
Sir William Stanley of Holt. A Yorkist Martyr: 2003 by Jean M Gidman: £5.95
Who Was Who in the Wars of the Roses: 2005 by Pauline Harrison Pogmore: £7
Richard III, the House of York and Their Supporters: 2010 by Pauline Harrison Pogmore. £8

Special Offer
We offer Who Was Who in the Wars of the Roses and Richard III, the House of York and their Supporters together for £12.50 p&p free.