The 2017 edition of ‘Berkshire Old & New’, the journal of the Berkshire Local History Association, includes a history of Philbrick’s tannery on Katesgrove Lane.
The article expands on material originally published in The Whitley Pump.
Also in the journal is a history of Wallingford’s malting industry by David E Pedgeley. Copies are priced at £3 and are available from the Berkshire Record Office.
- Berkshire Local History Association
- Smells of Katesgrove – Philbrick’s Tannery
- Berkshire Record Office
- Katesgrovians in Reading Old cemetery – John and Eliza Philbrick
- Katesgrovians in Caversham old cemetery – Charles Philbrick