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Na­tional As­so­ci­a­tion of Fu­neral Di­rec­tors

nafd.org.uk The web­site for this trade or­gan­i­sa­tion in­cludes some in­ter­est­ing his­tory pages. The Cof­fin Works coffin­works.org An award-win­ning mu­seum in Birm­ing­ham’s Jew­ellery Quar­ter where you can see orig­i­nal stock and tools from New­man Brothers, which made cof­fin fur­ni­ture.

The Dic­tio­nary of Vic­to­rian Lon­don

vic­to­ri­an­lon­don.org Lee Jack­son’s web­site in­cludes a fas­ci­nat­ing sec­tion on death and dy­ing.

Bri­tish News­pa­per Ar­chive

www.british­news­pa­per ar­chive.co.uk Search for your un­der­taker an­ces­tor in Vic­to­rian and Ed­war­dian lo­cal and na­tional news­pa­pers (also avail­able via find­my­past.co.uk). Join Me in the 1900s 1900s.org.uk/1900s- deathin-house.htm Pat Cryer’s web­site in­cludes in­ter­est­ing mem­o­ries of her mother’s ex­pe­ri­ences of fam­ily fu­ner­als in the early 1900s.

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