Lancaster in the 19th Century

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The Gude Auld Towne of Lancaster in 1803 by Linda Moorhouse

The Gude Auld Towne of Lancaster in 1803

Researched by Linda Moorhouse

A4 size 105 pages - 76,942 words
Complete articles taken from the Lancaster Gazette

Contents:

Chronical Sketch of the Remarkable Events of the Year 1803; TheTownspeople; The Lancashire Militia etc.; Public Meetings and Official Notices; The Shipping Reports; Patriotic Poems and Songs; Ladies Fashions; The Theatre etc.; Businesses in Lancaster; Dividends and Bankrupts; Items for sale; Jobs; Houses to Let or Buy; Marriages reported in the Newspaper; Deaths reported in the Newspaper; Epistle to John Dent Esq. Member for Lancaster; British Beer; Lines on the Derivation of “Lancaster”; Map of Lancaster 1807

Price £4 plus £2.50 postage

The Ancient Borough of Lancaster in 1831 by Linda Moorhouse

The Ancient Borough of Lancaster in 1831

Researched by Linda Moorhouse

A4 126 pages - 91,799 words
Complete articles taken from the Lancaster Gazette and Lancaster Herald.

Contents:

The Weather; The Townspeople; The Sinking of the Neptune; Celebrating the Coronation; Entertainments; Public Meetings; The Elections; The Lancashire Militia; The Corporation Tolls; Police Reports; Advertisements; Businesses; Assignments; Houses for sale; Jobs; Items for sale; Marriages reported in the newspaper for 1831; Deaths reported in the newspaper for 1831; Ship News

Price £4 plus £2.50 postage

From Lancaster to the Lakes by Keith Hanley & Alison Milbank

From Lancaster to the Lakes - the region in literature

edited by Keith Hanley & Alison Milbank

112 pages, 9 inches x 6 inches

Paperback

Published 1992 Centre for North-West Regional Studies, Lancaster University

6 essays by David Craig, Keith Hanley, Alison Milbank, Helen Phillips & David Steel

ISBN 0 901800 03 1

Price £5 plus £2.50 postage

 

Skerton in times past by J.M. Birtwistle

Skerton in Times Past

by J.M. Birtwistle

48 pages, 7.75 inches x 8 inches

Paperback, ISBN 0 86157 105 3

A Countryside Publication 1983

Price £3 plus £1.50 postage

The Royal Albert Chronicles of an era by Joe Alston

The Royal Albert - Chronicles of an Era

Selected by Joe Alston

114 pages, 9.5 x 6.5 inches

Paperback

Published 1992 Centre for North-West Regional Studies, University of Lancaster

ISBN 0 901800 04 X

Price £5 plus £2 postage

Reflections on Lancaster by Terry Potter

Relections on Lancaster

it's people and personalities

by Terry Potter

102 pages, 8 inches x 8 inches

Paperback, ISBN 1 85058 309 9

Published 1992 Sigma Leisure

Price £5 plus £2 postage

Garstang in Times Past by Catherine Rothwell

Garstang in Times Past

by Catherine Rothwell

48 pages, 8 inches x 8 inches

Paperback, ISBN 0 86157 311 0

Published 1990 Countryside Publication

Price £2 plus £1.50 postage

Life on the Lancaster canal by Janet Rigby

Life on the Lancaster Canal

by Janet Rigby

112 pages, 8 inches x 5.75 inches

Paperback

Published 2006 Landy

ISBN 1 872895 66 2

Price £6 plus £1.50 postage

Lancaster's Maritime Heritage by April Whincop & Andrew White

Lancaster's Maritime Heritage

by April Whincop & Andrew White

64 pages, 8.25 x 5.75 inches

Paperback

Published 1986 Lancaster City Council Museum

Price £5 plus £1.50 postage

The story of Sunderland Point by Hugh Cunliffe

The Story of Sunderland Point

by Hugh Cunliffe

88 pages, 8.25 x 5.75 inches

Paperback

Published 1994 Hugh Cunliffe

Price £5 plus £2 postage

Lancaster as it was by Kenneth Docton

Lancaster as it was

by Kenneth Docton

48 pages, 5.25 x 8.5 inches

48 pages of old photographs

Paperback, ISBN 0 902907 29 8

Published April 1989 Hendon

Price £5 plus £2 postage

Lancaster & Morecambe in Times Past by T.F. Potter

Lancaster and Morecambe - in Times Past

by T.F. Potter

40 pages of old photographs, 8 x 11.5 inches

Paperback

Published 1978 Countryside Publication

ISBN 0 86157 004 9

Price £5 plus £2 postage

Look at Lancaster Priory

Look at Lancaster Priory leaflet

8 pages, 11.5 x 8 inches

Published 1988 Bessacarr Prints

slightly stained

ISBN 0 86384 119 8

Price £1.50 plus £1 postage

A Brief History of 76 Church Street Lancaster

A Brief History of 76 Church Street, Lancaster

leaflet: 10 pages, 8.25 x 6 inches

Printed by Black Cat Graphics

Also 4 leaflets: Gillows; 18th Century Lancaster; The Roman's in Lancaster & Victorian Lancaster

Price £1.75 plus £1 postage

Potted Tales - Recollections and Views of Morecambe Bay Fishermen by David Stocker

Potted Tales - Recollections and Views of Morecambe Bay Fishermen

by David Stocker

Local Studies No 8 - Lancaster City Museums

52 pages, 8.5 x 6 inches

Published 1988 Lancaster City Museums

Price £10 plus £1.50 postage

Lancaster by Geoffrey Boulton

Lancaster

A Concise Guide by Geoffrey Boulton

22 pages, 8 inches x 5 inches

Published 1972 Allan Sharpe, Lancaster

Price £2 plus £1 postage

More Lancaster Past and Present by Richard Irving

More Lancaster Past and Present

by Richard Irving

44 pages, 11.5 inches x 8 inches

Published 1988 Neil Richardson

ISBN 1 85216 031 4

Price £15 plus £2 postage

Lancaster Past & Present by Richard Irving

Lancaster Past and Present

by Richard Irving

60 pages, 11.5 inches x 8 inches

Published 1987 Neil Richardson

ISBN 1 85216 011 X

Price £15 plus £2 postage

Lancaster a Pictorial History Andrew White

Lancaster A Pictorial History

by Andrew White

Hardback with dustcover, 128 pages, 10 inches x 7.5 inches

In this book the resources of Lancaster City Museums have been used to provide a portrait of the city, from the earliest times to the present day. Not only the picturesque views of a town that enjoys such a memorable natural setting, and the splendid heritage of Georgian buildings, but also the grimmer sides of its history feature in the book.

Published 1990 Phillimore

ISBN 0 85033 744 5

Price £8 plus £2 postage

The Buildings of Georgian Lancaster by Andrew White

The Buildings of Georgian Lancaster

by Andrew White

56 pages, 9.5 inches x 7 inches

Published 1992 Centre for North-West Regional Studies, University of Lancaster

ISBN 0 901800 12 0

Price £5 plus £1.50 postage

The Romans in Lunesdale by David Shotter & Andrew White

The Romans in Lunesdale

by David Shotter & Andrew White

106 pages, 9.5 inches x 6.5 inches

Published 1995 Centre for North-West Regional Studies, University of Lancaster

ISBN 0 901800 68 6

Price £5 plus £1.50 postage

 

The Diary of William Stout of Lancaster 1665 to 1752
The Terrible Railway Accident at the Bay Horse in 1848
The Gude Auld Towne of Lancaster in 1803
The Loyal Town of Lancaster in 1811
Peace in Lancaster in 1814
The Assize Town of Lancaster in 1821
A Genteel family's Tour of Lancaster & the Lake District 1827
The Ancient Borough of Lancaster in 1831
The Good Old Town of Lancaster in 1841
The Opening of Ripley Hospital, Lancaster in 1864
On the Banks of the River Lune 1801 to 1840
The Villages of the Lune Valley & Estuary 1841 to 1845
Scotforth Village 1801 to 1840
The Scotforth Murder 1866
Inhabitants of Westmorland as listed in the 1858 Post Office Directory
Printed Lancaster Books for sale
North West England History Books