Category Archives: Georgians

Lucy Locket lost her Pocket,,A short look at a forgotton treasure

(http://www.mfa.org/collections/object/pocket-112116) The almost forgotten rhyme “Lucy locket lost her pocket ,Kitty fisher found it ,not a penny was there in it but the binding round it ” Is the only remaining record in popular culture of a little known yet … Continue reading

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The Bronte Parsonage celebrates Maria and Patricks Brontes 200th wedding anniversary

The Bronte Parsonage museum in Haworth will be celebrating a unique event ,a 200th weddding anniversary .On Dec 29th 2012 it will be the 200 anniversary of the Marriage in Guisley¬† church of Maria Branwell and the Rev Patrick Bronte.The … Continue reading

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