Around William Woodley’s Apiary, Worlds End, Beedon

William Woodley Of Beedon 1893 Back of Garden Cottage Beedon
Mr Woodley's apiary
Photocopy of article from British Bee-keepers Journal 1897.

‘Around William Woodley’s Apiary, Worlds End, Beedon’ is an update of a blog post I did in 2014. The purpose of the post was to review the features in the photo (see above) and to discover what remains today.

Back in 2014, I had just discovered the above photo in the British Bee Journal via the website This discovery started a grand project to uncover the story of William Woodley’s life.

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