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Midhurst in 1915

Ramblings 6.  For several years at work I used to receive regular calls from a well known telephone directory.  “Next year you won’t be listed if you don’t pay to advertise,” I would be told, to which I would reply, “it will be a very small book then,” assuming it to be a hollow threat.  383 more words


Sarah and Ian - The Walled Garden, Cowdray - Saturday 1st October 2016

Every couple hopes their wedding will go down in history as the best day in their life. So, what better choice for a couple’s special day than the historic… 112 more words


The Life and Works of John Keyse Sherwin, compiled by W S Mitford, 1920s (Mitford Mss 1492)

Chosen by Linda Bowen, volunteer

I have been a volunteer at West Sussex Record Office for eight years and, during that time, have transcribed very many Petworth House records, amongst other things. 409 more words


At Dream Pools, we are happy for our clients to have there say on us and the services we provide to them, please read on and you will see what their thoughts and experience has been…. 662 more words

Probate inventory for Mary Cooper of Midhurst, 1743 (Ep/I/29/138/235)

 Chosen by Matthew Jones, member of staff

We can get a very personal insight into someone’s life by looking through their probate records, and inventories can be the most fascinating of all. 636 more words

Shit just got real.

We are buying a house.

A real house. Bricks and Mortar. With the boyfriend.

Good god. And my mother is jumping for joy after effectively kicking be out the nest – charming. 203 more words

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I sort of made a conscious new year’s resolution to go and explore more of my home-county,  West Sussex. It’s a county rich with historical monuments and green landscapes. 436 more words