As it is just a day or two after the passage of 248 years since the death of the notorious forger David Hartley I thought… Read More »Another look at coining it in the 18th Century – “King” David Hartley, died 28th April 1770
Yet another list …. another chance to check out the inventory of goods at One London Bridge, May 1794.
Following on from high-lighting some of Richard’s lists, here is a repeat of an earlier blog about the entire list of household contents at One… Read More »Yet another list …. another chance to check out the inventory of goods at One London Bridge, May 1794.
Richard filled book after book with distances between towns which he visited, sometimes combined with the turnpike fees paid along the way. Here his list… Read More »Travel distances – and yet another list from the 1790s ….
My idea of packing for a few days away is to put a few things in a suitcase and hope that I have remembered something… Read More »Going away for a few days? A list of what to pack….