Devizes Details

A photographic treasure hunt by Dave Buxton

Devizes Details - A photographic treasure hunt How well do you know Devizes and its buildings? ‘Devizes Details’ is a DOCA fundraiser, presenting you with an intriguing challenge that could keep you busy for months. A treasure hunt of Devizes beautiful doorways, rooftops, windows, datestones, and other features of it’s buildings It’s a competition. Find the 75 features photographed in ‘Devizes Details’, enter your answers by the end of October and you’ll have the chance to win £500!


Proceeds from sales of the book will go to support DOCA’s programme of events for this year including Devizes Carnival, Devizes International Street Festival, Confetti Battle and Lantern Parade. We are grateful to our sponsors, Hunter French estate agents who are providing the first prize of £500 and Wansbroughs Solicitors who will provide the second prize of £250.

Dave Buxton, who is a DOCA Trustee, photographed Devizes and compiled the book for DOCA, with support from Ida McConnell of Jakson McConnell.


Devizes Details costs £6, and is available online and from the following outlets:

  • Devizes Books
  • Wiltshire Museum
  • Devizes Town Hall
  • The Bear Hotel
  • No. 59
  • The Bay Tree
  • Original Glory

Purchase online

Devizes Details £6.00

Additional Postage and Packaging £0.91

If purchased online you will be sent a hard copy of Devizes Details in the post, please leave your address when purchasing through PayPal.


Special thanks to our key sponsors

Hunter French - Key sponsorWansboroughs - Key sponsor

…and to our key supporters

 Trust for Devizes - Key supporter Wiltshire Museum - Key supporter