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Joanna Mattingly was pleased to find this resource.  The piece of the Mayoress's girdle was apparently kept as proof of Mousehole’s former status. 

During the course of the study, a large number of images of this house have amassed.  We were given free access to many of the buildings in Mouseho

The origins of the present school at Mousehole can be traced to the 1840s or early 1850s.

An aged schoolmaster is noted at Newlyn in 1829, but the location of his school is unclear.

Was a female fish merchant of Newlyn.

Tithe maps were drawn up when tithe payments (a clergy-support tax of a tenth of all parish produce including fish) were commuted or changed to equal

During the intensive research into Newlyn and Mousehole Dr Joanna Mattingly made many friends.  On one of her visits to gather yet more information

As part of the study Joanna Mattingly has been invited into many local homes and studios.  These photographs were taken on a particularly wet and w

One of the last acts of the Paul Urban District Council was to put up street nameplates in Newlyn (though not Mousehole) as a belated response to r

After the First World War the government announced its intention to provide 'homes fit for heroes' for returning servicemen and their families.

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