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Offline KN

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Apprentice on a merchant ship
« on: Friday 29 December 17 10:53 GMT (UK) »
How long would an apprenticeship in the late 1890s on a merchant ship last?  Would it be based on time or miles sailed?

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Re: Apprentice on a merchant ship
« Reply #1 on: Friday 29 December 17 17:03 GMT (UK) »
.http://www.rootschat.com/links/05q2/   
  WILSON;-Wiltshire.
 SOUL;-Gloucestershire.
 SANSUM;-Berkshire-Wiltshire
 BASSON-BASTON;- Berkshire,- Oxfordshire.
 BRIDGES;- Wiltshire.
 DOWDESWELL;-Wiltshire,Gloucestershire
 JORDAN;- Berkshire.
 COX;- Berkshire.
 GOUDY;- Suffolk.
 CHATFIELD;-Sussex-- London
 MORGAN;-Blaenavon-Abersychan
 FISHER;- Berkshire.
 BLOMFIELD-BLOOMFIELD-BLUMFIELD;-Suffolk.
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Re: Apprentice on a merchant ship
« Reply #2 on: Sunday 31 December 17 17:52 GMT (UK) »
Thank you youngtug - your very helpful links have set me on course for a whole afternoon of holiday fun, chasing around a whole new line of enquiry.

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Weaving, Drewe, Lay, Daly, Walker - Berkshire & Oxfordshire
Wood - Worcester, Hampshire, Wiltshire
Stone - Barnwood, Gloucestershire



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