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Classification:Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:1820 British Settlers to South Africa
Link:http://www.1820settlers.com/
Description:1820 British Settlers to South Africa
Extra Info:Information about the 1820 British settlers to South Africa, including transcribed letters, photographs and pictures of some of the settlers and a forum.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:A Celebration of England in Photographs
Link:http://www.thornber.net/england/
Description:A Celebration of England in Photographs
Extra Info:Photographs of historic places in England.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Beamish Collections Online
Link:http://collections.beamish.org.uk/
Description:Online Collection from Beamish Museum
Extra Info:Includes photographs, advertising materials, trade catalogues and lots of information about the social history surrounding our ancestors.
Classification:Institutions / Workhouses / Hospitals etc., Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Bolton, Lancashire Genealogy Website
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:Bolton, Lancashire Genealogy Website
Extra Info:Includes information on Halliwell Bleachworks, Rumworth Mill and more.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Brindle Historical Society
Link:http://www.brindlehistoricalsociety.org.uk/
Description:Brindle Historical Society
Extra Info:Photographs of Brindle now and then.
Classification:Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Photographs / Pictures
Title:British Fairground Ancestors and Travelling Families
Link:http://members.shaw.ca/pauline777/TravellersUK.htm...
Description:British Fairground Ancestors and Travelling Families
Extra Info:Includes travelling families and fairground workers and owners.
Classification:Information, Photographs / Pictures
Title:British Pathe Film Archive
Link:http://www.britishpathe.com/
Description:British Pathe Film Archive 1896-1970
Extra Info:All sorts of social history on film as well as royal visits, wing walkers, early pictures of heathrow, swimming galas and much more.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Churches and Chapels Around Clitheroe
Link:http://www.thornber.net/famhist/htmlfiles/churches...
Description:Churches and Chapels Around Clitheroe
Extra Info:See photographs of the church your ancestors attended.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Churches of Britain and Ireland
Link:http://www.churches-uk-ireland.org/
Description:Churches of Britain and Ireland
Extra Info:Photographs of the churches your ancestors attended.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Coal Mining History Resource Centre
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20160305062046/http://w...
Description:Coal Mining History Resource Centre
Extra Info:An archived copy of a site that is no longer available. Most information still seems to be available, although the layout is not good in parts. Search does not work. May be slow to load. Includes picture of the mines and details of the mines rescue crews.
Classification:Newspapers, Religious Lists / Records, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Connected Histories
Link:http://www.connectedhistories.org/
Description:British History Sources, 1500-1900, from the Universities of London, Hertfordshire, and Sheffield
Extra Info:Burney collection of newspapers, British History Online, the Charles Booth Archive, Old Bailey Online and much more...
Classification:Institutions / Workhouses / Hospitals etc., Information, Photographs / Pictures
Title:County Asylum
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20110708195950/http://w...
Description:Rediscovering the Asylums and Mental Hospitals of England and Wales
Extra Info:This site is no longer active, however an archived copy of the site is still available to view (may take a few moments to load). There may be some pages that do not work. Lists architects' names and more.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:DUCKETT One Name Study
Link:http://duckett.one-name.net
Description:Research News for Duckett, Ducat, Duckitt, Duggett & other Variations of Duket
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Geograph Britain and Ireland
Link:http://www.geograph.org.uk/
Description:Geograph Britain and Ireland
Extra Info:The project aims to collect geographically representative photographs and information for every square kilometre of Great Britain and Ireland. Use the search to find areas and topics of interest.
Classification:Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Greater Manchester Police - Historical Image Collection
Link:http://www.flickr.com/photos/gmpolice1/collections...
Description:Greater Manchester Police - Historical Image Collection on Flikr
Extra Info:Includes images of police from yesteryear, some old faces of crime and old police vehicles.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:GREATHEAD One Name Study
Link:http://www.greathead.org/
Description:GREATHEAD One Name Study including variants GRE(E)(A)T(H)(E)ED Worldwide
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Halewood Local History Pages
Link:http://www.roydenhistory.co.uk/halewood/
Description:Halewood Local History Pages
Extra Info:Includes a photographic archive.
Classification:Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Photographs / Pictures
Title:HHA BMD COM Certificates, Wills, Photos and other vital documents
Link:http://hha-bmd.com/
Description:Online Certificates, Wills, Photos and other vital documents
Extra Info: A website which allows you to upload to the site copies of documents and files which you own, and could be useful to other family historians
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Information, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Historic Churches of Great Britain
Link:http://www.historicchurches.co.uk/
Description:Maps of locations of many Historic Churches of Great Britain
Extra Info:Helps you find the location of the churches where you ancestors were baptised, married or buried. Their long-term aim is to add photographs to accompany each map.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Sports Clubs and Associations, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Hurst and Surrounding District (Ashton-under-Lyne)
Link:http://www.c5d.co.uk/hurstpages.php
Description:Hurst and Surrounding District (Ashton-under-Lyne)
Extra Info:Includes Hurst United Methodist Football team, maps of old Ashton and Hurst, many old photographs and more.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Irish Family History in the Liverpool Area
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:Irish Family History in the Liverpool Area
Extra Info:Includes photographs and histories of many Liverpool churches.
Classification:Tithe Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Knowsley Local History
Link:http://history.knowsley.gov.uk/
Description:Knowsley Local History - Its People and Hertiage
Extra Info:Includes Cronton, Halewood, Huyton, Kirkby, Knowsley village, Prescot, Roby, Tarbock and Whiston.
Classification:Newspapers, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Lancashire Life and Times
Link:http://www.lantern.lancashire.gov.uk/
Description:Lancashire Life and Times
Extra Info:Includes details of Lancashire Pioneers, images of the county and more.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Lytham St. Annes-on-Sea
Link:http://www.lytham-stannes.com/
Description:Lytham St. Annes-on-Sea - Its History and Photographs
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Manchester Archives - Photograph Collections
Link:http://www.flickr.com/photos/manchesterarchiveplus...
Description:Manchester Archives - Photograph Collections
Extra Info:Includes photographs of the Manchester Ship Canal construction, coal mining, May day parades, some in memoriam cards and much more.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Manchester Local Image Collection
Link:http://images.manchester.gov.uk/
Description:Manchester Local Image Collection
Extra Info:Over 80,000 pictures and prints of old Manchester. Including hospitals, parks, churches, shops and much more.
Classification:Information, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Photographs / Pictures
Title:Military Badges and Military Images
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20110721011946/http://w...
Description:Military Badges and Military Images
Extra Info:An archived copy of the site which is no longer available. May take a little while to load. May not work correctly in all browsers.
Classification:Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Photographs / Pictures, Journals / Diaries
Title:Moving Here - 200 years of Migration to England
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20140407043350/http://m...
Description:Moving Here - 200 years of Migration to England
Extra Info:This is an archived copy of a site that is no longer active. Most information and photographs still seem to be available.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Old UK Photographs
Link:https://web.archive.org/web/20140705201147/http://...
Description:Old UK Photographs
Extra Info:An archived copy of a site that is no longer active. Most photographs are still available to view. Lots of old photographs of interesting locations around the UK, many are taken from old postcards.
Classification:Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Photographs / Pictures
Title:P & O Heritage and Archives
Link:http://www.poheritage.com/
Description:P & O Heritage and Archives
Extra Info:Includes British India Steam Navigation Company, the Orient Line and other companies absorbed into P&O. The archive contains photographs, ephemera, fact sheets on the individual ships, with the shipbuilders' details and more.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:People's Network
Link:http://www.peoplesnetwork.gov.uk/discover/simple
Description:People's Network
Extra Info:Items from a range of libraries, museums and archives including images and audio. Lots of photographs from mines in Durham to the scenery in Skye and much more.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Photographs of Churches around Lancashire
Link:http://www.mylancashireancestors.co.uk/
Description:Photographs of Churches around Lancashire
Extra Info:See photographs of the church your ancestors attended. Also photographs from some other counties.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Poulton-le-Fylde Historical and Civic Society
Link:http://www.poulton-le-fylde-hcs.co.uk/
Description:Poulton-le-Fylde Historical and Civic Society
Extra Info:Includes then and now photographs and much information about Poulton.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Newspapers, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:PRATLEY One Name Study
Link:http://www.pratley.info/
Description:PRATLEY One Name Study
Classification:Newspapers, Photographs / Pictures, Travellers / Romany / Canal Folk
Title:Romany Genes Website
Link:http://romanygenes.com/
Description:Romany Genes Website
Extra Info:Many photographs and pictures of those with Romany genes and their homes.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, School / Educational Records, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Photographs / Pictures
Title:School - Liverpool Schools
Link:http://www.liverpool-schools.co.uk/
Description:Liverpool Schools
Extra Info:Includes Liverpool teachers from trade directories, census and more.
Classification:School / Educational Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:School - Manchester High School for Girls
Link:http://www.mhsgarchive.org/
Description:Manchester High School for Girls
Extra Info:Inlcudes letters, minutes of governors' meetings 1873-1905 and more.
Classification:Information, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Science and Society Picture Library
Link:http://www.scienceandsociety.co.uk/
Description:Science and Society Picture Library
Extra Info:Over 50,000 images from buildings, such as textile mills, to pictures of historical fire engines.
Classification:School / Educational Records, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Photographs / Pictures
Title:St Marks School and Church, Fletcher Street, Bolton
Link:http://www.stmarksbolton.esy.es/
Description:St Marks School and Church, Fletcher Street, Bolton
Extra Info:Includes many school photographs and lists of pupils from the 1880's through to the 1970's, the head's diaries and more. Also a list of coal miners and cotton workers of the area.
Classification:Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:The Army Children Archive
Link:http://www.archhistory.co.uk/
Description:The Army Children Archive
Extra Info:Information about what it was like to be an army child, includes sections on schooling, healthcare and hospitals.
Classification:Institutions / Workhouses / Hospitals etc., Photographs / Pictures
Title:The Children's Society Archive 1881-1918
Link:http://www.hiddenlives.org.uk/
Description:The Children's Society Archive 1881-1918
Extra Info:Some records and the history of each home, many photographs.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Religious Lists / Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:The History of Newton-Le-Willows and Earlstown
Link:http://www.n-le-w.co.uk/
Description:The History of Newton-Le-Willows and Earlstown
Extra Info:Click on local history and scroll through the pages of articles. Includes a list of the rectors of Winwick, old photographs of the Sankey sugar works and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Poor Rate, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Todmorden and Walsden
Link:http://www.todmordenandwalsden.co.uk
Description:Todmorden and Walsden
Extra Info:Information and pictures for mills and mines.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Trafford Life and Times
Link:http://www.trafford.gov.uk/content/tca/
Description:Trafford Life and Times
Extra Info:A searchable database of photographs and reminiscences, illustrating both the past and present.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Victorian and Edwardian Photographs
Link:http://freepages.family.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vic...
Description:Victorian and Edwardian Photographs
Extra Info:Includes famous victorians, actresses, family albums and much more. Also how to date photographs.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Viewfinder - Historic Photographs of England
Link:http://viewfinder.historicengland.org.uk/
Description:Viewfinder - Historic Photographs of England
Extra Info:Lots of interesting images of England's social, industrial, architectural and archaeological history.
Classification:Photographs / Pictures
Title:Waymarking - Interesting Locations
Link:http://www.waymarking.com/
Description:Waymarking - Interesting Locations
Extra Info:Pictures of all types of interesting places and features including prisons, churches, pubs, schools and more. Easy to search.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Newspapers, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Wigan World Website
Link:http://www.wiganworld.co.uk/stuff/
Description:Wigan World Website
Extra Info:Information and many interesting articles about the Wigan area.

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