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November 2019

Celebrating 150 years of Cutty Sark: Nicola Lisle explores the history of the much-loved tea and wool clipper Cutty Sark, which was launched 150 years ago this month
Mr Elston’s artistes: Stephen Wade describes an unusual source available when researching theatrical ancestors
A rich resource for the regiments: Nick Thorne uses the Regimental Records on TheGenealogist to learn more about a brave officer’s war
The Thorncliffe riot: Denise Bates tells the story of an early miners’ strike which was remembered long afterwards
Travel, tourism and theft: Nell Darby takes us on a journey through the new types of crime which grew with the changing transport network
History in the details: Bus crew uniforms

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