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|The Universal Directory
of Great Britain 1791. Our favourite directory.
Five volumes on one CD, the earliest directory of England and Wales. A historical directory which is probably the most important directory for genealogists and historians that we have released on CD. For towns and villages the descriptions of the places are excellent, with details of their facilities, etc, and includes those residents with trades (even those such as farmers, hay-binders, labourers, bakers, shop keepers, etc.) and their addresses. Although titled "Great Britain", this directory covers places in England and Wales. Volume 1 of the five is devoted to London, volumes 2 to 4 cover the places in the England and Wales in alphabetical order, and vol. 5 contains a number of the subsequent amendments and additions published in the next few years. "The Universal British Directory of Trade, Commerce, and Manufacture, comprehending Lists of the Inhabitants of London, Westminster, and Borough of Southwark; and of all the Cities, Towns, and principal Villages, in England and Wales; with the Mails, and other Coaches, stage-wagons, Hoys, Packets, and Trading Vessels. To which is added, a genuine Account of the Drawbacks and Duties chargeable at the Custom-House on all Goods and Mechandize, imported, exported, or carried coastwise, with a particular of the Public Offices of every denomination; His Majesty's Court, and Ministers of State; The Peers of the Realm, and Parliament of Great Britain; The Court of Lord Mayor, Sheriffs, Aldermen, and Common-Council, of London; together with an Historical Detail of the Antiquities, Curiosities, Trade, Polity, and Manufacturers, of each City, Town, and Village. The whole comprising a Fund of useful and important Information, equally interesting to the Nobleman, the Gentleman, and Man of Business." Ref 1134. Price £33.80
|Holden's Triennial Directory for 1805, 1806 and 1807. A rare early directory, two volumes on one CD. towns include London, Bath, Belfast, Berwick, Birmingham, Blackburn, Bolton, Boston, Bradford (Wilts), Bradford (Yorks), Bridgewater, Bristol, Cambridge, Canterbury, Carlisle, Chatham, Chester, Chesterfield, Chichester, Colchester, Cork, Coventry, Derby, Devizes, Dublin, Dudley, Edinburgh, Exeter, Falmouth, Frome, Gainsborough, Glasgow, Greeock, Halifax, Hinckley, Huddersfield, Hull, Ipswich, Kendal, Kidderminster, Lancaster, Leeds, Leicester, Leith, Lincoln, Liverpool, Lynn, Macclesfield, Maidstone, Manchester, Newark, Newcastle, Norwich, Nottingham, Oxford, Paisley, Penryn, Plymouth, Portsmouth, Preston, Potteries, Rochester, Rochdale, Salisbury, Sheffield, Sherborn, Southampton, Stamford, Stockport, Stroud, Sunderland, Tiverton, Trowbridge, Truro, Wakefield, Walsall, Warrington, Waterford, Whitehaven, Wigan, Winchester, Wolverhampton, Yarmouth and York. Ref 1239 Price £17.70|
|Pigot's 1818, 1819 and 1820 Directory. Contains listings for London, Ashton, Barnsley, Beverley, Bilston, Birmingham, Blackburn, Bolton, Bradford, Burnley, Bury, Chester, Chesterfield, Chorley, Colne, congleton, coventry, Derby, Dewsbury, Doncaster, Dudley, Halifax, Heckmondwike, Huddersfield, Hull, Kidderminster, Lancaster, Leeds, Leek, Leicester, Liverpool, Macclesfield, Manchester, Newcastle, Potteries, Nottingham, Oldham, Prescot, St Helens, Preston, Rochdale, Rotherham, Saddleworth, Selby, Sheffield, Stockport, Stourbridge, Tadcaster, Wakefield, Walsal, Warrington, Wigan, Wolverhampton, Wrexham and York. Ref 1238 Price £14.50|
|Return of Owners of Land 1873. All England Set
The 1873 national survey of all landowners in England. All those who owned 1 acre
or more are listed in this government publication, together with the location, the
amount of land and its value.
These immense volumes provide an invaluable source of information for historians and genealogists. Ref 0213S Price £35.75
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