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January 2014

THE GOOD NEIGHBOUR?

By | House history, Local history | No Comments

This article was originally published on my WordPress blog – January 2014. Wm BUDDEN LAND 6½ INCH BEYOND THIS WALL 1822 This rather odd property marker is in a garden wall on the outskirts of Chichester in West Sussex.   The stone faces out, annexing 6½ inches (16.5 cm) of what…

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WHAT’S IN A PICTURE?

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This article was originally published on my WordPress blog – January 2014. The aerial photo used as a header on this blog was chosen because it reflects some of my historical interests – the sea, the development of the landscape and local history. The picture shows the entrance to Chichester…

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IN WITH THE OLD…?

By | Maritime history | No Comments

This article was originally published on my WordPress blog – January 2014. The first day of the New Year seems as good a time as any to start a new blog.   The old saying goes ‘out with the old, in with the new’, but it’s not quite appropriate for…

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