Foul Deeds & Suspicious Deaths In & Around Southend-on-Sea

Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths In and Around Southend-on-Sea takes the reader on a sinister journey from medieval times to the twentieth century, … [Read more...]





The Pocket Guide to Dice & Dice Games

Dice have been played for centuries and are a staple of the playground, board games and casinos alike. This pocket guide contains their history and … [Read more...]





Tracing Your Rural Ancestors – A Guide For Family Historians

Many family historians will come across direct links to ancestors who lived and worked in the countryside as farmers, labourers, landowners, village … [Read more...]





Cruck Cottage, Torthorwald

The Cruck cottage at Torthorwald, just outside Dumfries, is the only example in the region of a building style which dates back to medieval … [Read more...]