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Universal Directory of Great Britain 1791 The Universal Directory of Great Britain 1791. Our favourite directory.

Five volumes on one CD, the earliest directory of England and Wales and one of the most interesting. Ref 1134. Price £33.80
pigots directory of wiltshire and gloucestershire 1822 Pigot's Directory of Wiltshire and Gloucestershire 1822. Two very old directories on one CD.

Note that these directories include only the main towns and market towns, and not the villages in each county.

Wiltshire includes - Bradford, Calne, Chippenham, Devizes, Marlborough, Salisbury, Trowbridge, Warminster and Westbury.

Gloucestershire includes - Cheltenham, Cirencester, Dursley, Gloucester, Newent, Stroud Water, Tetbury, Tewkesbury and Wotton-under-Edge.

Ref 0516 Price £15.25
pigots directory of wiltshire 1830 Pigot's Directory of Wiltshire 1830. One of the earliest and most complete Pigot's directories and gazetteers. 100 scanned pages of which 36 are a directory of Wiltshire Ref IE5081 Price £14.50
robsons directory of wiltshire 1839 Robson's Directory of Wiltshire 1839. Detailed directories of the major towns and villages with the names, address and occupations of their inhabitants. A fantastic resource, especially for those looking for leads in the 1841 census. Ref 1323 Price £15.25
pigots directory of wiltshire 1842-44 Pigot's Directory of Wiltshire 1842-44. The Wiltshire section of a much larger directory published in 1844 complete with a high quality zoomable map of Wiltshire. Ref 0220 Price £16.00
pigots directory of wiltshire 1848 Pigot's Directory of Wiltshire 1848. This volume is one of the earliest complete topographical and trades directories for Wiltshire. It includes a coloured map of the county and a directory of towns and villages throughout Wiltshire . Ref IE5107 Price £10.50
kellys directory of dorset and wiltshire 1849 Kelly's Directory of Dorset and Wiltshire 1849. A superb bi-county directory which will be of enormous help to those struggling to find ancestors in the 1851 census.

Each town, village and hamlet is described in detail with information about local history and civil amenities, plus directories of private residents and tradespeople. Also included is a court directory (private residents) and classified trades directories which cover the whole of Dorset and Wiltshire. Ref 9082. Price £18.50
harrod and co directory of dorset and wiltshire 1865 Harrod and Co. Directory of Dorset and Wiltshire 1865. Another bi-county postal and commercial directory.

More comprehensive than the Kelly's Directories of the period. An excellent county gazetteer and directory. Ref 0488. Price £18.50
Wiltshire 1873 Return of Owners of Land Wiltshire 1873 Return of Owners of Land. Lists every person who owned 1 acre of land or more in Wiltshire, with name, place, extent of land and its value. Ref 0213-05 Price £11.50
kellys directory of wiltshire 1895 Kelly's Directory of Wiltshire 1895. A comprehensive directory of the tradespeople of each place in the county along with wonderful descriptions of the local facilities such as churches, schools and hospitals.

Also included is a county-wide court directory (private residents and their addresses) plus a classified trades directory. Ref 0119S Price £19.50
kellys directory of wiltshire 1903 Kelly's Directory of Wiltshire 1903. Each town, village and hamlet in the county is described, with details of local history, facilities and institutions. Each place has its own lists of private residents and tradespeople.

There are also separate countywide directories of private residents and classified trades.

Kindly loaned to the Archive CD Books project by the Family Record Centre. Ref 9074p Price £19.50
north wiltshire and district directory 1917 North Wiltshire and District Directory 1917 A comprehensive street directory of Swindon and directories of towns and villages for miles around including Chippenham.

Ref 0995 Price £15.50
north wiltshire and district directory 1920 North Wiltshire and District Directory 1920 A comprehensive street directory of Swindon and directories of towns and villages for miles around including Chippenham.

Ref 0996 Price £15.50
kellys directory of wiltshire 1920 Kelly's Directory of Wiltshire 1920. A comprehensive directory of the tradespeople and private residents of each place in the county along with wonderful descriptions of the local facilities such as churches, schools and hospitals. Ref 0978 Price £19.50
kellys directory of wiltshire 1927 Kelly's Directory of Wiltshire 1927 A typically comprehensive Kelly's county directory. Wonderful descriptions of facilities and local history in every town, village and hamlet, plus directories of private residents and tradespeople. Ref 0451 Price £19.50
swindon and district directory and year book 1928 Swindon and District Year Book 1928 A complete street by street directory of Swindon and directories for villages in the area with names of residents and their occupations.

Ref 0998 Price £15.50
kellys directory of wiltshire 1939 Kelly's Directory of Wiltshire 1939 A Wiltshire Directory in 3 parts: a county directory, a private residents directory and a county-wide classified trades directory. Ref 0825 Price £19.50
swindon and district directory and year book 1939 Swindon and District Year Book 1939 A complete street by street directory of Swindon and directories for villages in the area with names of residents and their occupations.

Ref 0998 Price £15.50
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