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Walks About Wakefield
Media: DATA CD - 1 CD (628 pages)
Author: W. Banks
Year: (1871) 2010
The full title of this work is "Walks in Yorkshire: Wakefield and its Neighbourhood". Writen in 1871 by W.S. Banks, it gives readers a fascinating and detailed history of Wakefield, in Yorkshire West Riding, together with the towns and villages within a sixteen mile radius. Also includes extracts from churchwardens' accounts, parish registers, pedigrees and more!
There is also a map, and 55 woodcut images depicting the area at the time. Useful for local history and genealogy.
High quality scanned images of the whole of the original book. This CD has been bookmarked for easy navigation, and pages can be searched, browsed, enlarged and printed out if required.
Any computer using Adobe (Acrobat) Reader 4 or later
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