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From: "Robert Cunning" <>
Subject: Re: It would be interest me to learn why.......
Date: Sat, 31 Aug 2002 10:26:23 +1000
References: <000c01c2507f$9d2f8100$efc40150@tinypc>


Then there are Electoral Rolls. Cheers Bob

----- Original Message -----
From: "Kate Martinson" <>
To: "'Robert Cunning'" <>; <>
Sent: Saturday, August 31, 2002 9:47 AM
Subject: RE: It would be interest me to learn why.......


> In the UK I believe the *majority* of people are "ex-directory", ie you
> cannot obtain their phone number.
>
> Kate M
>
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: Robert Cunning [mailto:]
> >Sent: 30 August 2002 13:23
> >To:
> >Subject: Re: It would be interest me to learn why.......
> >
> >
> >Hello from Australia. If anyone was so determined to find where another
> >person lived, reference can always be made to the Telephone Book of the
> >country concerned. And yes, the country would obviously have
> >to be apparent
> >from the Email address. Cheers Bob
> >
> >----- Original Message -----
> >From: "Josephine Kemper" <>
> >To: <>
> >Sent: Friday, August 30, 2002 6:57 PM
> >Subject: Re: It would be interest me to learn why.......
> >
> >
> >> Country maybe, sometimes. Even those ending in UK give no
> >indication of
> >the
> >> thousands of possible places in the UK. Some of my email
> >addresses end in
> >> .com which is no indication whatsoever.
> >> From now on I shall try to remember to sign off:-
> >>
> >> Regards
> >> Josi from Catford, London
> >>
> >> ----- Original Message -----
> >> From: Robert Cunning <>
> >> To: <>
> >> Sent: Friday, August 30, 2002 12:04 AM
> >> Subject: Re: It would be interest me to learn why.......
> >>
> >>
> >> >
> >> > You can often tell which country from the Email address
> >Cheers, Bob in
> >> > Australia.
> >> >
> >> > ----- Original Message -----
> >> > From: "Stella Howlett" <>
> >> > To: <>
> >> > Sent: Friday, August 30, 2002 2:15 AM
> >> > Subject: Re: It would be interest me to learn why.......
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > > Very useful. When someone asks where or how he/she can
> >find census
> >> > > enumerations, the GRO indexes, or some Middlesex PRs,
> >for instance,
> >> > > location makes a big difference to a logical response.
> >For someone
> >> > > in Western Australia I can recommend an LDS FHC and even
> >explain how
> >> > > to use the facilities. For someone living in a London
> >suburb, the
> >> > > FRC or perhaps the LMA is the logical response. If I don't know
> >> > > where the person lives, I feel I have to give details of all
> >> > > possible permutations.
> >> > >
> >> > > Stella Howlett
> >> > > (who always includes 'BC, Canada' on her mail list messages)
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > > ----- Original Message -----
> >> > > From: Ian Hunter <>
> >> > > To: <>
> >> > > Sent: Thursday, August 29, 2002 04:01
> >> > > Subject: RE: It would be interest me to learn why.......
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > > > Is this something that others would find useful?
> >> > >
> >> > > > > (PS Really useful when folks sign off with where they are
> >> > > from...)
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> >
> >> >
> >>
> >
> >______________________________
> >
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