Author Topic: House Schedules for Garndiffaith and Abersychan in the 1850's  (Read 41 times)

Offline Seany

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House Schedules for Garndiffaith and Abersychan in the 1850's
« on: Tuesday 17 April 18 09:58 BST (UK) »
I'm trying to find how close a number of families were living by each other. The most I have to go off is the Schedule number on the 1851 Census.

Garndiffaith Schedules: 29, 93, 106, 180

Abersychan Schedules: 63, 113, 139

Pontnewynydd (St Luke District) Schedule: 12, No 2 Butlers houses. (*Police station house was schedule 10* which itself was next to the Underwoods Cottages)

They all sound like they could be close to one another. I just can't place where in general area that they were in. Does someone here know the area better?
 

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Offline PaulineJ

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Re: House Schedules for Garndiffaith and Abersychan in the 1850's
« Reply #1 on: Tuesday 17 April 18 12:15 BST (UK) »
The only thing that you can do is get a map and try to put schedule numbers against geography (a named farm/ the rectory/ the police station). A sensible enumerator would have minimized the mileage required, but it doesn't tell you how far number 100 was from household 101. (2 yards or 1/2 mile)

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