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Middlesex XIV

Research on this volume - about Local Government and Social Life - is just beginning and volunteers have started work on Education, Charities and Local Clubs and Societies. Please come back to this page to see draft accounts on various topics as they are completed. Visit our VCH Explore website for other items and pictures on London and Middlesex subjects.

  • Volume XIV focuses on Local Government and Social Life. Although Local government does not always seem the most exciting aspect of local history, in Westminster its complexity makes it a fascinating and challenging subject. Westminster was a unique...
  • St Clement Danes is one of the four ancient Westminster parishes, and was first recorded in the 1190s.The medieval parish lay partly in the vill of Westminster, and partly in the soke of Leicester. The surviving minutes of the parish's vestry are...
  • Research into Westminster charities in underway and a draft from original research by Jonathan Comber, a VCH volunteer, has already been completed. Jonathan is now investigating the history of charities in St Clement Danes parish, to contribute to a...

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