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A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 10
The borough of Devizes Trade, agriculture and local government TRADE ... arose. Two firms of agricultural engineers played a large part ... were badly burnt in 1873. 281 The firm made agricultural...
Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 63, 1830-1831
under the Care of such Contractors will occupy any considerable Portion ... There is a Population in that Parish of 330 Persons, of whom Forty-five are Agricultural ... between the Agricultural...
A History of the County of Essex: Volume 4, Ongar Hundred
and the indigenous population, when not engaged in agriculture, has been largely ... in the parish, of whom 438 were engaged in agriculture, 320 were domestic servants ... works contractors in...
A History of the County of Shropshire: Volume 4, Agriculture
the whole range of agricultural commodities, with an initial and most severe ... after the first national agricultural statistics were collected, arable ... Farmers and landlords regarded the time as one of...
A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 4
The Millwrights and other Engineers to the Trade, p. 185. Agricultural Engineers, p. ... agricultural county. If industry is mentioned he is likely to think of the past ... in agriculture had...
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 7, Acton, Chiswick, Ealing and Brentford, West Twyford, Willesden
by Coronation Road, built to serve the Royal Agricultural Show at Park Royal. ... remained undeveloped until the opening of the Royal Agricultural Society's ... other farms in 1925, but one was in the hands of...
A History of the County of Gloucester: Volume 11, Bisley and Longtree Hundreds
Agricultural requirements have dominated the employment pattern of the parish; all the inhabitants in 1381 14 and in 1608 15 were employed in agriculture. Later ... to 1879; shoemakers, recorded until 1906; and...
A History of the County of Oxford: Volume 12, Wootton Hundred (South) Including Woodstock
century still included copyhold grants as well as regulation of agricultural ... and an agreement made to farm the poor at £21 5 s. a quarter. The contractor ... to a succession of contractors at...
A History of the County of Shropshire: Volume 11, Telford
Dawley did a predominantly agricultural landscape survive. When the pits ... and the notorious sub-contractors called charter masters, 7 and rising food prices
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 4, Harmondsworth, Hayes, Norwood With Southall, Hillingdon With Uxbridge, Ickenham, Northolt, Perivale, Ruislip, Edgware, Harrow With Pinner
was given each week during winter to an average of 17 agricultural workers. ... Com. App B(2), H.C. 44, p. 165 h(1834), xxxvi. Par. Recs., Contractors'