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THE ANCIENT TRADE GUILDS AND COMPANIES OF SALISBURY (Ref 123) By Alderman Charles Haskins J.P. If   your   ancestor   was   a   tradesman   in   a   city   or   larger   town   he   would   almost   certainly have   been   a   member   of   a   Guild.   Whist   this   book   deals   with   those   of   Salisbury   and their   history   a   lot   of   the   information   it   contains   pertaining   the   history   and   running   of   the Guilds will be relevant to almost any in another town of city. There   are   chapters   on   the   Merchants’   Company,   The   Crafts   Guilds,   The   Tailors,   The Weavers,   Smiths,   Barber   Surgeons,   Butchers,   Bakers   and   many,   many   more.   This   is a   book   of   almost   five   hundred   pages   containing   a   great   deal   of   interesting   information about the various Guilds and their origins. Indexed and Fully searchable. £5.00 including UK Postage       £6.50 including Overseas Postage
TRANSCRIPTS OF THE PARISH REGISTERS OF BISHOPS CANNINGS (Ref 125) by Joseph Henry Parry A searchable and indexed transcript of the parish registers that cover the following; Baptisms 1591 to 1812 Marriages 1591 to 1811 Banns 1754 to 1811 Burials 1591 to 1812 £5.00 including UK Postage       £6.50 including Overseas Postage
A HISTORY OF THE BOROUGH AND TOWN OF CALNE And Some Account of the Villages etc. in its Vicinity (Ref 127) by A.E.W. Marsh This   book   of   over   four   hundred   pages   is   split   into   two   sections,   the   first   dealing   with town    of    Calne    and    the    second    with    the    history    of    the    nearby    villages    and establishment. These include Bremhill The Moravian Settlement at East Tytherton Stanley Abbey and its Monks Bromham Heddington Calston Stone Circles and many other An   excellent   publication   for   students   of   Wiltshire   local   history   and   with   many   names appearing it is also useful for those who had families in the Calne area.  Fully searchable, bookmarked and indexed. £5.00 including UK Postage       £6.50 including Overseas Postage
NOTES OF WILTSHIRE NAMES (Volume 1 - Place Names) (Ref 126) by John C. Longstaff A   superb   study   of   the   place   names   of   Wiltshire   and   a   publication   for   anyone   with   an interest   in   county   and   its   history.   This   publication   gives   an   in   depth   look   at   the   origins of places names divided into easy to understand sections and chapters include; Names derived from Enclosures Names derived from Open Spaces Names derived from Water Names variously derived Fully searchable and indexed. £4.00 including UK Postage       £5.50 including Overseas Postage
THE HISTORY OF THE 1ST BATTALION WILTSHIRE RIFLE VOLUNTEERS (Ref 124) by Robert Dwarris Gibney The   Wiltshire   Rifle   Volunteers   were   formed   in   1861   and   this   book,   published   in   1888, traces   the   history   of   the   various   sections   of   this   battalion   in   great   detail.   Written   by Robert   Dwarris   Gibney,   a   retired   Major   in   the   Indian   Army   and   late   Adjutant   of   the Volunteers,   has   taken   the   information   from   records,   from   past   of   the   various   corps   and his    personal    experience    making    this    work    a    vital    source    of    material    for    anyone studying   the   particular   branch   of   the   military   or   has   an   ancestor   who   served   in   the Wiltshire Rifle Volunteers.  Fully Searchable and Bookmarked. £5.00 including UK Postage       £6.50 including Overseas Postage
THE VISITATION OF WILTSHIRE 1565 (Ref: 98) by William Harvey  edited by Walter C. Metcalfe The   Visitation   was   a   tour   of   inspection   to   establish   the   right   of   a   person   to   bear   arms. These   visits   usually   took   during   the   16 th    and   17 th    centuries,   with   a   number   of   counties having   more   than   one.   This   one   in   this   publication   was   for   1566   of   Wiltshire   and contains over a hundred pedigrees. Fully searchable and indexed £4.00 including UK Postage       £5.50 including Overseas Postage
WILTSHIRE (Ref 099) by A. G. Bradley An      informative   publication   relating   to   the   county   of   Wiltshire   covering   such   diverse subjects   as   the   People   –   Race   and   Language,   mines   and   minerals,   the   history   of   the county, antiquities and architecture as well as many others. A nice addition to any Wiltshire collection. Fully searchable. £5.00 including UK Postage       £6.50 including Overseas Postage
WILTSHIRE AND ITS WORTHIES Notes Topographical and Biographical by Joseph Stratford (Ref 128) Every   county   has   its   great   and   good   and   Wiltshire   is   no   exception.   This   book   gives short    biographical    notes    relating    to    dozens    of    people    which    not    only    includes    the famous   but   many   lesser   known   natives   of   this   county.   Somewhat   unusually   for   this   type of   book   it   is   not   in   alphabetical   order   by   surname   but   the   author   has   divided   the   country into    six    areas    and    wrote    about    the    prominent    people    of    each    area.   An    excellent reference book is indexed, bookmarked and searchable. £4.00 including UK Postage       £5.50 including Overseas Postage
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