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From: "Geo." <>
Subject: Re: [Ess] Braintree - coal Wharf?
Date: Sat, 18 Feb 2012 00:30:51 +0800
Think canal or river.
On 18/02/2012 12:14 AM, Steve wrote:
I have today received the 1858 birth certificate of my wife's great grandma and
on it great, great granda's occupation appears to be
"Workman in a Coal Wharf"
Now to me a wharf, coal or otherwise, was where a ship/boat was loaded or unloa
ded and I don't think there were many ships, boats or barges in Braintree.
So, in this case is a coal wharf likely to be something to do with the railways
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