Archives for July 2011

Society of Genealogists Business Index Collection

The Society of Genealogists have just launched their new Business Index Collection which available to SoG members via the SoG website and has also … [Read more...]

Find a Grave in Scotland

Find A Grave in Scotland will help you find the final resting place of a loved one or an ancestor to add to your family tree. Search by Name, Region, … [Read more...]

Levens Great War Roll of Honour

A hand-painted Roll of Honour from the Great War was discovered in an attic in Levens village, Cumbria in 2010. The painting is on art board, … [Read more...]

Police Roll of Honour Trust

In remembrance of the police officers of the United Kingdom who lost their lives in the line of duty. The Police Roll of Honour Trust is registered … [Read more...]

Cyril remembered in Ravenglass, south Cumbria

A very simple raised flower bed is the focal point for this memorial garden in Ravenglass, south west Cumbria. Positioned near to the main car … [Read more...]

Bench: In memory of Rodney Grindley

Positioned to provide a view of a tree lined vista is this wooden bench in Carlisle. A simple carved message, across the rear rail reads: In … [Read more...]

Findmypast.ie – the place to search for your Irish Ancestry

Findmypast Ireland is a new website set up by two experts in the field of family history: Eneclann, an award-winning research and publishing house … [Read more...]

Canadian Air Forces Memorial Unveiled

The Canadian Air Forces Memorial was unveiled at the National Memorial Arboretum by the His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester on 8th July … [Read more...]

Lonsdale War Graves Project

A project is under way to try and obtain war grave pictures of the grave or memorial of all the Border Regiment Lonsdale Batallion war … [Read more...]

Carlisle archive to open on Saturday’s

For the first time since 1962 the Cumbria Archive Centre is opening its doors on a weekend to help you find out more about local history. This … [Read more...]