The Manor Cottage Shop


The shop is open during Manor Cottage opening hours (10.30 to 12.30 on Saturdays from mid-May to mid-September).

  • We sell books and pamphlets on local history
  • Souvenirs of Southwick and the Society
  • Manor Cottage Teddies

The following are our topsellers

  • Memories of Southwick & Kingston Buci by Ted Heaseman £5.00. Ted is a well known local historian who grew up in Southwick and writes a regular coumn for the Shoreham Herald
  • Manor Cottage teddies £3.00. Each has a hand knitted jumper and comes with its own name tag.

Manor Cottage tea towels are also available for sale from

Local History Books for sale

Southwick Enigmas by Mary Candy £5

(discovering the legacy of some of Southwick long lost places)

Memories of Southwick & Kingston Buci by Ted Heasman £5
(selected articles from Ted's Bygones Columns)

More Memories of Southwick by Ted Heasman £5
(selected articles from Ted's Bygones columns)

Southwick Remembered by Nigel Divers £3
(The story of Albion Street)

Southwick at War by Nigel Divers £2
(Southwick during the Second World War)

Southwick Schooldays by Nigel Divers £1
(a brief history of schools in Southwick)

Young Person's Guide to the Manor Cottage £1
(a history of the Manor Cottage)

Beating the Bounds by Nigel Divers £2
(a guided walk around the boundaries)

A Southwick Century by Doris Randall £2
(A hundred years of memories)

Southlands Hospital by Rev. John White £2.50
(a history of the workhouse and hospital)

All Books can be purchased from the Manor Cottage, when open, or by telephoning Mary on 01273 596127. Books can be posted subject to payment, for book and postage, in advance by cheque. Please call for further details or email