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aubrielynn
What was traded at three forks
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Hopkirk
Looking at a Messerschmitt 109 fighter aircraft at a museum today set me wondering. Why did the paint the whole nose and the rudder yellow? It rather ruined their attempt at camouflage....
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balloney
Hello, I would like to know who the building firms were, that built Stretford and surrounding districts from 1900 to 1960. I have been told that Maunders Builders built the private house that I live...
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Hazi-Hammenuhoth
The Medical Directory lists names and addresses of doctors from 1845. From 1858 all doctors had to be registered, with details published in the annual Medical Register. However, the National Archives...
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KAlan
Desperately trying to locate the weather vane my grandfather, Stanley Fox, made for Sir Solly Zuckerman. It was a replica of the HMS Victory and commemorated in 1968. It would be wonderful to find out...
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March-Hare
Could anyone please look up a marriage please? I don't want to assume anyone will be able to help so if you're able to assist please reply and I will give the details I have .... TIA
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burkesean2890
Are there any myths in which all stars are Gods or the children of gods
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unicorns
Antique wooden objecs T_E_N. Help, please!
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zac21
4. Poet with serious less first in beds - 6/6 6. Oppose with lair in Hants -7 7. Butt with long haired dog in shetland...
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gl556tr
A friend of my mother's was a FANY at Chisleigh Hall during World War II. Wanting to glean more of her WW II activities, I looked at the veterans' list at Bletchley Park - but nothing was found. I...
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Helewel
I have recently found FreeBMD (Free Births Marriages and Deaths) whilst researching my family tree and noted they are seeking volunteers to assist with the transcription of the huge numbers of BMD...

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