Evidence-based studies of the town
Archaeological Investigations in Stratford-upon-Avon
Fastprint, 2013, 89pp
Print-on-demand reproduction of the report on a ground survey in 1986 in the garden of the Arden Hotel at the corner of Waterside and Chapel Lane. Evidence was sought for Brook House, claimed by some to be where Shakespeare was born.
Geology of the country around Stratford-upon-Avon and Evesham
B. J. Williams and A. Whittaker
HMSO, 1974, 127pp
Report by the Geological Survey of Great Britain on an area of 20 by 10 miles covering the Avon Valley to the south-west of Stratford. Highly detailed analysis of all rock types and their geological sequence.
The Avon Valley and the Cotswold Edge
Roy Millward and Adrian Robinson
Macmillan Education, 1971, 194pp
Three studies explaining distinctive themes in the history and geography of the area, in particular the Avon Valley from Stratford to Evesham. Part of a larger volume on The West Midlands, one of the Landscapes of Britain series.