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Diary of James Stone

Includes, at front, pencil notes by Basil Cozens-Hardy as to the identity of the writer, 1944 and 1971.

James Stone; 1806-1880; property owner; Norwich, Norfolk

Autobiography and notebook of John Bilby, hair cutter and dresser of 10, St Paul's Street, Norwich (later landlord of the 'Dog' in St Paul's parish), born 1801, died 1839; continued to 1846 by Thomas Bilby and with notes 1864-1868 of the Hillings of Great Yarmouth and Reedham, relatives of the Bilbys.

Besides autobiographical and family matter, John Bilby recorded local and national events, with much detail of musical and convivial clubs of which he was a member, frolics and outings including trips to Yarmouth on the Nelson Steam Packet, to (Br...

John Bilby; 1801-1839; hair cutter and dresser; Norwich, Norfolk

Diary

Including visits to Harrow and Bristol. Photo of German submarines at Yarmouth.

Diary

Including Visit to London. Photos of Arnold's store, Yarmouth, gutted by fire.