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Learn about lead mining, the history of letter-writing, trousers, Scottish landowners and more!
Learn about the history of our relationship with dogs, Quaker family history, 175 years of a railway town, and more!
Explore pawnbroking, the leather industry, kitchen gardens, freemasonry, fascinating case studies and more!
Explore the history of Christmas cards and decorations, follow Victorian forebears on the first package holidays, learn about the history of the millinery trade, and more!
Learn about clockmakers, the Court of Chancery, the history of boots, Victorian jewellery and more!
English rebels, storing your research, the salt industry, crime memorabilia, wills and more!
Explore 17th century farm life and the history of museums, track down wills, and much more!
Learn about Victorian medicine, the history of the circus, deaths at sea, ancestral graffiti and more!
Learn about tracing your home's history, toys down the ages, charcoal burners and more!
Explore migration, British citizenship, the Battle of Waterloo, old age in the past - and more!
Explore Scottish pre-1841 census substitutes, 150 years of the Salvation Army, Britains' worst rail disaster, department stores and more!
Learn about Welsh workers, criminal ancestry, DNA discoveries, Methodist voyages and more!