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Cooke's Tour of the Isle of Wight 1850

John Hunt Cooke, with two companions, made a trip to the Isle of Wight in the Summer of 1850, and this diary was the record of the journey.

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Blackgang Mission record notes

The late Dorothy Winter, of Chale, kept a notebook of information relating to Blackgang Mission. These are extracts of notes relating to earlier years, as well as a copy of the pages from the History of the Mission 'Past and Present' by Letitia Jennings, published in 1905.

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Hampshire at the Opening of the 20th Century

Published in 1905, this is a Directory of notable men from Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. 582 men are named, of whom 77 have Isle of Wight addresses.

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