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The Universal Directory of Great Britain - 1791 The Universal Directory of Great Britain - 1791

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Five huge volumes comprising the earliest directory for Great Britain, and one which is probably the most important directory for genealogists and historians that we have released on CD. For towns and villages the descriptions of the places are excellent, with details of their facilities, etc, and includes those residents with trades (even those such as farmers, hay-binders, labourers, bakers, shop keepers, etc.) and their addresses.

Although titled "Great Britain", this directory covers places in England and Wales. Volume 1 of the five is devoted to London, volumes 2 to 4 cover the places in the England and Wales in alphabetical order, and vol. 5 contains a number of the subsequent amendments and additions published in the next few years.

"The Universal British Directory of Trade, Commerce, and Manufacture, comprehending Lists of the Inhabitants of London, Westminster, and Borough of Southwark; and of all the Cities, Towns, and principal Villages, in England and Wales; with the Mails, and other Coaches, stage-wagons, Hoys, Packets, and Trading Vessels. To which is added, a genuine Account of the Drawbacks and Duties chargeable at the Custom-House on all Goods and Mechandize, imported, exported, or carried coastwise, with a particular of the Public Offices of every denomination; His Majesty's Court, and Ministers of State; The Peers of the Realm, and Parliament of Great Britain; The Court of Lord Mayor, Sheriffs, Aldermen, and Common-Council, of London; together with an Historical Detail of the Antiquities, Curiosities, Trade, Polity, and Manufacturers, of each City, Town, and Village. The whole comprising a Fund of useful and important Information, equally interesting to the Nobleman, the Gentleman, and Man of Business." 
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Huntingdonshire Pigot 1830 Directory Huntingdonshire Pigot 1830 Directory

Ref: IE5074
ISBN: 1-84630-263-3

First published in 1830 and republished here as a fully-searchable DOWNLOAD is Pigot & Co.'s National Commercial Directory. Renowned as one of the earliest and most complete directories and gazetteers, this publication contains the entries for the cities, towns, and principal villages in Huntingdonshire. This publication contains 78 printed pages, of which 14 are a directory of Huntingdonshire.

Advertised as a Commercial Directory, Pigot's National Commercial Directory provides the names, addresses and occupations of the merchants, bankers, professional gentlemen, manufacturers and traders for the principal towns, cities and villages on which it treats. The National Commercial Directory also acts as a gazetteer and topographical dictionary and for may readers this is the most useful aspect of a National Commercial Directory such as Pigot's.

Starting with a brief historical and topographical sketch of the county, Pigot's Directory then presents in alphabetical order the county Directory, which forms the vast bulk of this publication. Following the topographical description the National Commercial Directory provides details of Post Office and the names of nobility, gentry and clergy. This is followed of the trades section, consisting of Academies and schools, attorneys, bakers, blacksmiths, boot and shoemakers, bricklayers, butchers, coopers, corn dealers, dress makers and a dozen or more trades and professions. This is the minimum amount of detail one can expect in the National Commercial Directory while administrative capitals can expect at least a dozen pages.

This title is a DOWNLOAD title only. Consequently there is no postage charge. Just follow the LINK ON THE RECEIPT after you have completed payment to get the file. You will have 24 hours to download this item. 


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1839 Pigot's Directory of Huntingdonshire 1839 Pigot's Directory of Huntingdonshire

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An early county directory of the larger market towns and villages

By the late 1830s, the Pigot's directories were becoming more detailed. This one is particularly useful as it was published just before the first census of 1841, and is an invaluable aid to tracking down those elusive ancestors as well as giving detailed information about the towns and villages in the county. 


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Huntingdonshire 1847 Post Office Directory Huntingdonshire 1847 Post Office Directory

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The Post Office Directories were the fore-runners of (and published by) Kelly & Co. Directories.

This excellent county directory comes with its original 1847 map of the county, that you can zoom in and in to the finest detail. 


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Combined 1847 Post Office Directories: Bedfordshire Buckinghamshire Huntingdonshire Berkshire Northamptonshire Oxfordshire Combined 1847 Post Office Directories: Bedfordshire Buckinghamshire Huntingdonshire Berkshire Northamptonshire Oxfordshire

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A special combined edition of all of the above six county Post Office Directories 


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Huntingdonshire 1869 Post Office Directory Huntingdonshire 1869 Post Office Directory

Ref: 0446
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In three parts. County Directory of each town & village with its facilities, and lists of people with trades; Court Directory (private residents, although mainly the well-to-do people); Classified Trades Directory.

Excellent original 1869 map 


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Huntingdonshire 1873 Return of Owners of Land Huntingdonshire 1873 Return of Owners of Land

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Lists every person in the county who owned 1 acre of land or more, with name, place, extent of land and its value. 
Also see the full set for all English counties at €42.56

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Post Office Directory of Huntingdonshire 1877 Post Office Directory of Huntingdonshire 1877

Ref: 9056P
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An excellent and very comprehensive directory. Each town, village and hamlet in the county is decribed in detail with information about the churches, schools, hospitals and othe institutions that your ancestors may have actually used in their daily lives. Each place also has lists of private residents and commercial traders.

Also included is a court directory of private residents and a classified trades directory.

This book was kindly loaned to The Archive CD Books Project by The Family record Centre (the PRO) in London. 


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