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From: The Quineys <>
Subject: Re: [Ess] Rushmere - Kiln Road - Thundersley
Date: Mon, 10 Nov 2008 17:54:10 +0000
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Have you tried looking for suitable directories on
http://www.historicaldirectories.org/hd/

Search by county first, then sort the results into date/decade order,
then choose the most suitable directory. You can then search by
keyword/string.

Hope this helps
Heather



Tony Brown wrote:
> A trip to the local library to look at the relevant Kelly's Directory may
> help as house names are often listed in the years before houses were
> numbered. They may also have (depending on your library) large scale
> Ordnance Survey maps which may help pinpoint the position of the house
> relative to roads etc so that you can then map the information on the 1901
> census to it.
>
> Regards
>
> Tony
>
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> Subject: Re: [Ess] Rushmere - Kiln Road - Thundersley
>
>
> Hi all,
>
> My ex neighbours have just moved into a new house on Kiln Road,
> Thundersley.
> It is just over a 100 years old and apparently it was called 'Rushmere'.
>
> Can anyone find any information on the house? Was it listed in the 1901
> census?
>
> Would appreciate any help at all as it would be nice to have some
> background
> to the history of the house.
>
> Thanks in advance,
>
> Diana


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