The Heritage of Rutland Water - Contents Researching Rutland	Registered Charity No 700273 Rutland Local History & Record Society
Summary of contents: Sections on the following villages with details of history, buildings, families and personalities:  Barnsdale, Burley on the Hill  Edith Weston, Egleton, Empingham  Hambleton  Manton  Normanton  Whitwell Agricultural and historical background Lost homes, changing communities, and early opposition to the reservoir Geology of the Gwash valley Archaeology including excavation of medieval settlements at Nether Hambleton and Whitwell Planning, developing and constructing Rutland Water The rivers, canals and reservoirs of Rutland, and aspects of topography Fauna and flora before Rutland Water History of the nature reserve, the birds of Rutland Water and the osprey project Fishing, sailing and other Rutland Water activities; Bibliography and Index
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