A History of Seamer: In the County of North Yorkshire by Sheila McGeown

By Sheila McGeown

Seamer can declare to be the longest inhabited web site in Britain, the potential continues to be of a 10,000 12 months outdated residing having been present in 2010 on the big name Carr excavations in addition to the continues to be of the 1st domesticated puppy came across wherever. during this new booklet, Sheila McGeown takes us from those early population during the Anglo-Saxon and Viking classes, the center a while and the turmoil of the Civil warfare right down to the period of development and prosperity within the Victorian age to the current day with its fast-moving alterations and demanding situations. it's a ebook not just for the population of Seamer yet for a person attracted to Yorkshire’s neighborhood heritage. Sheila McGeown was once born and grew up in South Yorkshire the place she used to be expert at Rotherham highschool and labored as a civil servant until eventually beginning a relatives. She pursued her life-long love of background by means of learning at Hull collage the place she acquired a B.A. in neighborhood and neighborhood historical past, and an M.A. in old learn. till 2012 she taught and lectured in family members and native background for the W.E.A. and Hull college grownup schooling Department.

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