2024 Volume Launch and Lecture

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Socialism in Kings Lynn and Suffragism in Great Yarmouth This volume includes the Minutes of the Kings Lynn Socialist and Labour Societies, 1897-1916, and the Minutes of the Executive Committee of the Great Yarmouth Women’s Suffrage Society, 1909-1915. Edited by Frank Meeres. The launch will take place as an in-person…

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BALH – The Local Historian – Review – THE NORWICH CHAMBERLAINS’ ACCOUNTS 1539–40 TO 1544–45

The British Association for Local History recently published a review of THE NORWICH CHAMBERLAINS’ ACCOUNTS 1539–40 TO 1544–45 edited by Carole Rawcliffe in The Local Historian (Journal of the British Association For Local History), Volume 50, No. 3 (July 2020) and has given us permission to reprint that review on our website. The Norfolk Record…

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Norfolk’s Navigator

The World of John Secker 1716-95, Quaker Mariner John Secker was a Norfolk sailor who penned his personal recollections of around 65 voyages, mainly undertaken in British and foreign merchant vessels, to encompass destinations in Europe, Africa, Asia and the Americas between 1729 and 1755. The son of a Quaker…

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