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March 2019

Gardeners at the 'big house': Melvyn Jones investigates the work of the gardeners who worked in the past in large numbers at the country houses of the rich and titled
Salt of the earth: Nick Thorne uses resources at TheGenealogist to add flavour to the family story of manufacturer and philanthropist Titus Salt
Invaders on the street: Denise Bates explores the colourful history of street furniture
Unusual crimes for a woman? The newspapers, throughout time, have detailed the 'unusual crimes' of women: but if they were so unusual, why do there appear to be so many? Nell Darby investigates
Institutions of improvement: Lorraine Schofield tells the story of the creation of public libraries
History in the details: Jayne Shrimpton on belts and braces

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