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Offline Berlin-Bob

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Re: Water gypsies, bargees
« Reply #9 on: Saturday 01 June 13 10:15 BST (UK) »
... and we're now open for business  ;D

http://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php/topic,647978.0.html
Topic: A RootsChat database for "Watermen" (Canal and River Boat People)

Enjoy,
Bob
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Re: Water gypsies, bargees
« Reply #10 on: Saturday 01 June 13 10:26 BST (UK) »
An excellent "move" and set up

Susan
Bedfordshire:     Church, Brooks
Essex (Great Bardfield):   Woolard
Hertfordshire:  Day, Johnson
Kent:   Church, Bristow, Day, Pharo, Oliver, Green
London:   Brinsley, Gillbe, Dawson, Gash
Northampton:   Pharo, Ilett
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Re: Water gypsies, bargees
« Reply #11 on: Saturday 01 June 13 10:28 BST (UK) »
thanks Bob

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Re: Water gypsies, bargees
« Reply #12 on: Saturday 01 June 13 11:17 BST (UK) »
Nice move Bob.  :)
Frank
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Re: Water gypsies, bargees
« Reply #13 on: Tuesday 18 June 13 22:26 BST (UK) »
A good site
        but not to sure my Granddad, G Granddad & GG would be to impressed
       @ being called Water Gypsies or Bargees. ??? :
     They went under the title of Canal Boatman :D

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Re: Water gypsies, bargees
« Reply #14 on: Wednesday 19 June 13 18:15 BST (UK) »
That's OK - you can enter them under the sub-group "Canal Boats" :)

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Bob
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