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Plymouth in 1914 October November and December – the final post in the series

As 2014 ends I thought I’d better just upload the calendars from the last 3 months of the year for Doidges annual of 1914. Happy New Year 2015 !                       … Continue reading

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Plymouth in 1914- September

Slightly late this month but we have the usual monthly calendar, pictures of Mt Edgcumbe and Saltram and a directory of all of the advertisers in Doidges 1914.  

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Plymouth in 1914 – July

Along with the calendar for July we have a double page picture of Lord and Lady Hardinge which Doidges featured and some information about the Eddystone lighthouse.. and jokes !  

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Plymouth in 1914 – June

“A dripping June brings all things in tune ….”  

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Plymouth in 1914 – April

Welcome to Plymouth in 1914 and the monthly page for April from Doidges. I scanned a page about the chemists and druggists available for you to visit at the time. The photo is of an area just next to Plymouth … Continue reading

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Plymouth in 1914 – Places of worship in the three towns

This post from Doidge’s annual 1914 is of all of the places of public worship in Plymouth , Devonport and Stonehouse in 1914 together with the names of the various officiating clergy. The usual advertisements face each page and I … Continue reading

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Plymouth in 1914 – Lighting up time and photographs

Some more useful information for the Plymothian of 1914 including advertisements and one of the photograph pages showing a visit of  Winston Churchill to the City.        

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