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Guernsey as it used to be: a tour of the town in Victorian times

Guernsey as it used to be: a tour of the town in Victorian times

Hugo, George W. J. L. (William Joseph Lewis), 1862-1936; Foote, Stephen

Paperback, Book. English.
Rev. illus. ed.
Published Cookham: Blue Ormer Publishing, 2017
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Details

Statement of responsibility: /by George W.J.L Hugo ; with an introduction and index by Stephen Foote
ISBN: 0992879124, 9780992879129
Note: Originally published as: Guernsey as it used to be: some aspects of the island in my boyhood, youth and early manhood with allusions to well-known persons. Guernsey: Guernsey Star & Gazette, 1933.
Note: Includes index.
Note: Issued with correction slip: "On page 65 caption for bottom left photograph St Julian's Hall should read (later Gaumont Cinema)".
Physical Description: 111 p. : ill. (some col.), map (col.), ports. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Subject: Guernsey (Channel Islands) History 19th century.; St. Peter Port Parish (Guernsey, Channel Islands) History.; Guernsey (Channel Islands) Description and travel.; Guernsey (Channel Islands) Social life and customs 19th century.

Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Paved streets
  3. Smith Street
  4. High Street
  5. The Pollet
  6. The Commercial Arcade & Market Street
  7. Fountain Street & Le Bordage
  8. Mill Street & Mansell Street
  9. Trinity Square & Vauvert Road
  10. The borders of the town
  11. General topics
  12. Amusements
  13. Miscellaneous
  14. The Bathing Places
  15. The tramway
  16. Newspapers
  17. Ships & Harbour
  18. Map of St Peter Port
  19. List of illustrations
  20. Index.