Striding Boldly – The Story of Clevedon Pier by Nigel Coombes.
This book gives a great deal of history of the pier, its collapse and subsequent renovation and re-building.
Clevedon Pier – Description of a Wrought-Iron Pier at Clevedon, North Somerset.
This small, technical document is a reprint of a paper from the proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Volume XXXI, Session 1870-71, reproduced with kind permission of The Institute of Civil Engineers.
The booklet is sold in the Toll House, priced at £2.60.
Grandeur & Decay – A salvaged history of Clevedon Pier by Paul Newman.
Published by Engart Press, Bristol, Printed by Photobooks (Bristol) Ltd. in 1981. ISBN 0 9507196 2 5. This book, though not completely up to date, gives a detailed account of the construction and original opening of the pier. It then goes on to describe the fatal collapse of the pier in 1970 and has an in-depth interview with Bernard Faraway, who was one of the Pier Masters for twenty five years.
Clevedon Pier by Keith Mallory.
Published by Redcliffe Press Ltd., Bristol and printed by Burleigh Ltd., Bristol in 1981. ISBN 0 905459 24 5. This book gives an in-depth pictorial history in numerous black and white photos from 1867 to 1980.