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From: Guy Etchells <>
Subject: [Lon] Occupations
Date: Sat, 13 Apr 2002 13:55:31 +0100
Two essential books (in my opinion) for anyone interested in their
ancestors lives are now available on CD from Archive Cd Books -"The
Skilled Labourer 1760-1832 & The Village Labourer 1760-1832". The first
of which covers such occupations as miners, cotton workers, woollen &
worsted workers, silk weavers, Frame work knitters as well as
the various Luddites.
The second covers Enclosure, the effects of enclosure on farmers,
cottages, squatters etc.. Loss of resources for labourers, fuel,
gleaning, etc.. Remedies including the minimum wage, Poor law reform and
much much more.
http://freespace.virgin.net/guy.etchells Transcripts, Parish
Records, Calendar, Scaleable Map of Uk. Link to LDS website,
Abbreviations, Returns of Owners of Lands etc. etc.
Transcripts, Etch/ells Transcripts
http://gye.future.easyspace.com Worldwide Cemetery Links, Monumental
Inscriptions, War Graves, etc.
Yorkshire Pages, Photos, and transcripts with a Yorkshire flavour
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