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Brewers in Hertfordshire: A Historical Gazetteer
Brewers in Hertfordshire: A Historical Gazetteer
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Brewing and its associated activities have been important industries in Hertfordshire for centuries. In 'Brewers in Hertfordshire' Allan Whitaker presents a detailed history of brewing in the county from 1700 to the present day ...
English Farming Past and Present
English Farming Past and Present
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The history of English farming from the manorial system to the early twentieth century. Also includes tables of weekly wages (by county) of Ag Labs for various years between 1768 and 1920. This is an essential book for any historians with agricultural labourer ancestors.
English, Irish and Scottish Firearms Makers
English, Irish and Scottish Firearms Makers
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This biographical encyclopedia of firearms makers of the British Isles provides information on gunsmiths collected from a wide range of primary and secondary sources, providing as comprehensively as possible an alphabetical listing of those who worked in the British Isles from the earliest times.
Female Occupations: Women's Employment 1850-1950
Female Occupations: Women's Employment 1850-1950
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This is a carefully researched A-Z of women's employment, covering over 100 years of change. 'Female Occupations' is aimed especially at family historians, and contains over 300 entries. Each of these have some explanation of what the job entailed, the historical setting ...
Fishing & Fishermen: A Guide for Family Historians
Fishing and Fishermen: A Guide for Family Historians
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Martin Wilcox's concise and informative guide to the fishing industry will be absorbing reading for anyone who wants to learn about its history or to find out about the life of a fisherman and his family ...
Memories of Lincolnshire Farming
Memories of Lincolnshire Farming
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Using first hand accounts, Alan Stennett pieces together what life was like on Lincolnshire farms from the early 1900s to the present day.
Old Medical & Dental Instruments
Old Medical and Dental Instruments
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The increasing interest in medical antiques has been reflected in the programmes of all the major auction houses. In addition the formation of the Medical Collectors Association has stimulated interest ...
Railway Ancestors: Guide to Staff Records of Railway Companies of England & Wales 1822-1947
Railway Ancestors: A Guide to the Staff Records of the Railway Companies of England and Wales 1822-1947
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'Railway Ancestors' is a comprehensive and illustrated guide which opens up to genealogists and railway enthusiasts the vast range of unique information stored in the documentary archives of the railway companies of England and Wales. It describes in detail the sources available for the researcher and how to gain access to them, giving examples of the many different types of records ...
Researching Brewery & Publican Ancestors
Researching Brewery and Publican Ancestors
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This, the second edition of Simon Fowler's 'Researching Brewery and Publican Ancestors', will lead the researcher to the many avenues of research available ...
Thatch & Thatching
Thatch and Thatching
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The craft of the thatcher probably gives more pleasure to people than any  other of our rural crafts; the inclusion in a country scene of a thatched house,  ...
History of Work and Wages
The History of Work and Wages
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A very interesting study of work and wages from Medieval to Victorian times, with chapters including - The Famine and the Plague; The English Poor Law; Agricultural Wages in the 18th Century; Wages in the 19th Century, etc. Useful for family, social and economic history ...
Railway Year Book for 1922
The Railway Year Book for 1922
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'The Whitaker of the railway world'. Published at a very significant turning point in railway history, just prior to the amalgamation of the various regional railways into the grouping of the 'Big Four' companies. Over 500 pages of fascinating information ...
The Victorian Soldier
The Victorian Soldier
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Although lacking the sophisticated weapons of today, Victorian soldiers were basically no different from their present-day successors. This book aims to bring these soldiers to life through their uniforms, weapons, ...
The Woman's Book
The Woman's Book
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First published in 1911 and republished here fully on searchable CD-ROM is "The Woman's Book: Contains Everything A Woman Ought to Know" ...
Tracing Your Canal Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your Canal Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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'Tracing Your Canal Ancestors' covers the people (and their families) who lived and worked on the waterways. As well as giving guidance to the sources - the archives, books, websites , societies - available for researchers ...
Tracing Your Coalmining Ancestors
Tracing Your Coalmining Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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In the 1920s there were over a million coalminers working in over 3000 collieries  across Great Britian, and the industry was one of the most important and powerful in British history...
Tracing Your East Anglian Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your East Anglian Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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Gill Blanchard's practical and informative handbook will help you trace your ancestors in the traditional counties of East Anglia - Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridge and Essex. As well as guiding the researcher to historical records held in all the relevant archives ...
Tracing Your Legal Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your Legal Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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The law had an extraordinary range of individuals, from eminent judges and barristers to clerks and minor officials. Stephen Wade’s concise account of legal history and research resources will be an invaluable guide for anyone who is studying the subject or seeking an ancestor who was associated with it ...
Tracing Your Pauper Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your Pauper Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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The history of paupers and pauperism is not something that people know much about. This book provides a guide to documents and records, from medieval times tot he twentieth century, that researchers can use the trace their English pauper ancestors ...
Tracing Your Railway Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your Railway Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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This easy-to-read book guides the reader through the social, technical and economic aspects of the story. She also introduces the reader to the variety of records that is available for genealogical research ...
Tracing Your Secret Service Ancestors
Tracing Your Secret Service Ancestors
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If you have ever had any suspicions about the secret activities of your relatives, or are curious about the long hidden history of Britain's secret services and those who served in them, this is the book for you ...
Tracing Your Servant Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your Servant Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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Covering the period from the eighteenth century through to the Second World War, this book gives a fascinating insight into the conditions of domestic service and the experience of those who worked within it.
Tracing Your Shipbuilding Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your Shipbuilding Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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This practical handbook will be an invaluable guide for family and local historians and for readers with a more general interest in shipbuilding. It introduces the variety of national and local records that are available for genealogical research and considers the many other resources that can yield fascinating information ...
Tracing Your Textile Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your Textile Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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Covering the social and historical aspects of the trade and time, the author also provides details on the variety of records that are available for genealogical research, from census returns, websites and publications to company records and registers, regional archives ...
Trades and Professions: The Family Historians Guide
Trades and Professions: The Family Historians Guide
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Family history is not just about tracing our ancestors’ births, marriages and deaths. It is also about understanding our ancestors’ lives. Occupational sources are particularly important, and a huge amount of information about our ancestors can be discovered by consulting occupational records ...
What Did They Do?: Ancestral Terminology
What Did They Do?: Ancestral Terminology
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What Did They Do? gives you the meanings of  9750+ occupations together with various older terms no longer in use today. Use it to find out just what an Owler is, or a Necker, Lapicide, or Hand pack miller. Did you know that a Galloon maker was one who made narrow, close woven braid for binding dresses, of gold, silver, silk or cotton ...
   
 
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