Posts Tagged ‘1900s’

Vintage Sunday

18Nov18

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24Jan16

Vintage Sunday

20Dec15

Sometime ago I chanced upon a reference to a birching tower in a book. There was no more information, but the most likely explanation that it was used for storage; or so I thought. In the History of the Rod there is a mention of birching rooms in gaols and apparently women prisoners were often […]


Vintage Sunday

01Nov15


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11Oct15

Vintage Sunday

04Oct15

Lady Arabella reached the rise above Grainger Manor with relief. The party had gone on for far longer than intended and against all expectations she had been winning all night. That arse Carstairs had lost game after game until she had nigh on £300 in front of her, which was all very well, but the […]


Vintage Sunday

27Sep15