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County Histories, Folklore & Rural Life
 
 
Welcome to Bygone Counties - the home of County Histories, Landscape Archaeology, Folklore and Rural Life.  This website is compiled and written by Chris.  If you have local history, folklore or a rural craft that you would like to add to this site please write and tell us about it here.  Please note:  Lincolnshire County is uplinked, the other counties will follow in the coming weeks.
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Bygone Counties Index

Lincolnshire
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.. Lincolnshire County History & Rural Life
On This Day In Lincolnshire
Lincolnshire County Folklore
The Lincolnshire Coast

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Cornwall
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  Cornwall County History & Rural Life
On This Day In Cornwall
Cornwall County Folklore
The Coast
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Kent
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Kent County History & Rural Life
On This Day In Kent
Kent County Folklore
The Coast
 
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Lancashire
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  Lancashire County History & Rural Life
On This Day In Lancashire
Lancashire County Folklore
The Coast
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Yorkshire
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  Yorkshire County History & Rural Life
On This Day In Yorkshire
Yorkshire County Folklore
The Coast
 
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  Bibliography
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Bibliography
  • Lincolnshire Folklore - Ethel H. Rudkin (1936)

  • Bygone Lincolnshire - William Andrews (1891)

  • Bygone Lincolnshire Volume 2 - William Andrews (1891)

  • County Folklore Vol V.  Lincolnshire (1908) Collected by Mrs Gutch and Mabel Peacock

  • Tales And Rhymes In The Lindsey Folk-Speech - Mabel Peacock (1886)

  • Forgotten Lincoln - Herbert Green (1898)

  • Tales of Old Lincolnshire - Adrian Gray
  • Hidden Lincolnshire - Adrian Gray
  • Lincolnshire Curiosities - Howard Peach
  • Lincolnshire Within Living Memory - Women's Institute
  • Lincolnshire Springs and Wells - Ian Thomson (1999)
  • County Folklore Vol V1.  East Riding Of Yorkshire (1912) Collected by Mrs Gutch
  • Book of Days: A Miscellany of Popular Antiquities in Connection With the Calendar - Chambers (1866)
  • Chronicle of Celtic Folk Customs - Brian Day: A Day to Day Guide To Folk Traditions
  • The Sacred Ring: Pagan Origins of British Folk Festivals and Customs (1995) - M. Howard
  • Salt of the Earth (2002) - The National Trust - Origins and Meanings of Country Sayings
  • The Lore Of The Forest (1928) - Alexander Porteous
  • The Farm and The Village (1969) - George Ewart Evans
  • Ask the Fellows Who Cut the Hay (1956) - George Ewart Evans
  • The Leaping Hare (1972) - George Ewart Evans
  • The Pattern Under The Plough (1966) - George Ewart Evans
  • The Horse In The Furrow (1960) - George Ewart Evans
  • Horse Power and Magic (1979) - George Ewart Evans
  • The Old Country (1988) - Jack Hargreaves
  • Out Of Town (1987) - Jack Hargreaves
  • Grow Your Own Mistletoe (2002) - J.N. Wheeldon  (Lincoln)
  • Complete British Wild Flowers - Collins (2006) - Paul Sterry
  • Wild Flowers Of Britain & Europe - Collins W. Lippert & D. Podlech
  • The Casualties Were Small (2009) Wartime Poetry and Diaries of a Lincolnshire Seaside Villager - May Hill (Chapel St Leonards, near Skegness, 1940 - 1944)

Living In The Past (DVD's)
Note:  The historian
Professor Ronald Hutton makes appearances in these DVD's. ***

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Bygone Counties 2011