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From: Brian Randell <>
Subject: Re: [SOUTHHAMS] [DEV] Old Handwriting Tutorial
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2012 11:43:28 +0000
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Hi Matt:

I think you will find all those included in the list given under Handwriting on the main GENUKI UK page, i.e. at:

http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/#Handwriting

However, I welcome further suggestions.

Cheers

Brian


On 16 Jan 2012, at 11:02, Tompkins, Matt L.L. wrote:

> <<This is the site I use, it goes through each century and is very easy to use. I consider it to be the best of them all. Regards Bev
> http://www.genealogia.fi/faq/faq031e.htm >>
>
> That site describes German or north European handwriting, Bev. Its relevance to British handwriting is limited - although there were similarities between the two, there were also differences.
>
> One of the following sites will be more useful for British handwriting:
>
> http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/palaeography/ TNA:PRO’s Handwriting 1500–1800 tutorial.
>
> http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/latinpalaeography/ Their Latin Palaeography 1086-1550 tutorial.
>
> http://paleo.anglo-norman.org/ Dave Postle’s website.
> http://www.english.cam.ac.uk/ceres/ehoc/ Cambridge University’s English Handwriting 1500-1700 site.
>
> http://scriptorium.english.cam.ac.uk/ Cambridge University again.
>
> http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~oel/contents.html ‘Old Law hands’ and ‘Court hand’ alphabets from Wright’s Court Hand Restored.
>
> Matt Tompkins
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