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London Hearth Tax Mapping: A ‘Charles Booth’ for the Seventeenth Century?

28 November 2016

Soon after the Centre for Hearth Tax Research started working on the 1666 London hearth tax, I had an idea in the back of my mind to compare and contrast an analysis...

Remembering John Ffloyd, Citizen of London and Comb Maker

25 April 2016

“This Bible was my Great Grandfather’s, John Ffloyd, citizen of London, and comb maker by Trade, who lived in one of his houses on the North Side of Ludgate Hill in the...

Merry Christmas and a ‘Hearthy’ New Year!!

22 December 2014

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a ‘Hearthy’ New Year! From everyone at Hearth Tax Online

Re-launch of Hearth Tax Online newsletter

15 December 2014

Some time ago, we started sending out an e-mail newsletter to keep people informed and updated about Hearth Tax Online and many people signed up to receive it. Unfortunately, we had...