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  • Books

    On sale locally from:-

    Soham Books, 38 High Street, Soham, Cambridgeshire, CB7 5HE

    Or by post from:-

    c/o Soham Museum
    P.O. Box 21, The Pavilion, Fountain Lane, Soham, Cambridgeshire, CB7 5PL

    To speed up the order process, you can E-Mail an order to and the book will be dispatched as soon as payment has been made. All you need to do is send your name and address within the E-mail and the amount of books you would like.

    Cheques should be made payable to SOHAM MUSEUM

    Donna Martin - Chairman
    E-Mail: museum@soham.org.uk

  • 'Soham On The Home Front'

    Soham On The Home Front
    Book Launch at Soham Carnival 2007

    £6.50

    Cost of the book by post is £8.00, including Post & Packaging (UK only)

    Cost of the book for overseas is £12.00 made payable in UK Currency, UK Bank Cheque or by IRCS for the full amount

  • 'But For Such Men As These'

    But For Such Men As These
    60th Anniversary Edition Released in 2006

    £6.50

    Soham Museum reprinted the book 'But for Such Men As These' by Anthony Day which forms part of 'Soham on the Home Front' project. The book's re-release coincided with the 60th Anniversary of the Soham Rail Disaster which took place in the early hours of the 2nd June 1944 during the Second World War. The reprint was made possible by a grant from The Heritage Lottery Fund.

    Cost of the book by post is £8.00, including Post & Packaging (UK only)

    Cost of the book for overseas is £12.00 made payable in UK Currency, UK Bank Cheque or by IRCS for the full amount

  • 'Soham Chronicle Part II' 1899-1907

    'Soham Chronicle' Part II (1899-1907)
    Book Launch at Soham Late Night Shopping 2006

    £3.95

    The Soham Chronicle Part I was compiled by the late May Turner and published in 1985, stopped in 1899. Part II, compiled by George Ginn and dedicated to Mrs Turner's memory, takes up the story in 1899 and moves on to 1907.

    Cost of the book by post is £5.50, including Post & Packaging (UK only)

    Cost of the book for overseas is £8.50 made payable in UK Currency, UK Bank Cheque or by IRCS for the full amount

  • 'Soham At War'

    Soham At War
    Book Launch at Soham Jubilee Carnival 2002

    £6.50

    Soham Museum officially launched the 'Soham At War' book on Monday 3rd June 2002 at Soham Carnival & Heavy Horse Show 2002, which celebrated the Queens Golden Jubilee.

    'Soham At War' covers both World Wars including rare unseen photographs and over 100 pages of information gathered from the memories of local residents who lived in the town at the time and also from the experiences of ex-servicemen and women, from Soham, who were away from home fighting for their country.

    Cost of the book by post is £8.00, including Post & Packaging (UK only)

    Cost of the book for overseas is £12.00 made payable in UK Currency, UK Bank Cheque or by IRCS for the full amount