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Morley, Ancient and Modern

Morley, Ancient and Modern

Morley, Ancient and Modern

Ref: HIN-42

Supplied by Yorkshire CD Books.

Morley Ancient and Modern, contains a quite detailed history of Morley (situated between Leeds and Dewsbury). Starting with a short history of Yorkshire it progresses through the Roman period, the Domesday book, Poll Tax List etc.

It gives social conditions and village life of the early times, giving information on the Farnely Wood plot and the Morley Wapentake with its courts.

There is detailed information both on living conditions and individual people, giving information on their amusements, religion, churches and chapels and working conditions for the 19th century.

Please note that these are books scanned onto CDs, not the actual books.