Maps for Family and Local History shows how three great land surveys can provide information on ancestral homes, as well as fascinating historical snapshots of specific areas. Covering 1836 to 1943, the Tithe, Valuation Office, and National Farm Surveys provide a wealth of information on rural and urban localities, on dwellings, settlements, and landscapes as well as the status of householders. The text gives the rationale behind the surveys and covers each in detail. Fully updated by map experts from The National Archives, this illustrated guide is the perfect companion to researching those maps.... 67 Form 77-Land (notice of appeal), 67 full site value, 58 glebe lands, 32, 34 Grand Junction Railway, 101 Greenwich ... Land Value Reference Committee records, 67 landowners Form 37aLand, 66 tithe apportionments, 25 tithe surveys, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Maps for Family and Local History (2nd Edition)|
|Author||:||William Foot, Geraldine Beech, Rose Mitchell|
|Publisher||:||Dundurn - 2004-04-01|