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Our Secretary’s book about the alum industry publishes on 1st October. See here and here for more details.
Additions and other changes in 2018
Additions and other changes in 2017
29th July 2017 – Two new articles have been added: The Elusive Jane Emmerson, The Saga of Hannah and Margaret. See here
6th February 2017 – A new tab, “Articles”, has been added to the banner above. Some previous material has been moved to this new page. Two new articles, “Life after the workhouse” and “A Hike for Hannah” have been added.
6th January 2017 – Details of this year’s programme of Heritage Walks have been added here.
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