Aspects of Nineteenth Century Watford
by Watford WEA
Published by Watford WEA, 1987
Paperback, 100 pages
This is one of the very useful outputs from practical local history courses by Workers Educational Association groups in Hertfordshire.
Introduction - A View of Nineteen Century Watford
The Watford Heath Cookery School: 1875-1881
Henry Morton Turner, Solicitor 1845/6-1913
The Metropolitan Asylum for Pauper Imbeciles at Leavesden
The Beginnings of the Watford Union Workhouse (Parts I & II) 1835-1838
The Rose and Crown in the Nineteenth Century
The Chartists at Watford and Herongate
Crime & Punishment in Watford, 1871 and 1891
The1841 Census: A Description of the Agricultural Community in the Watford Parish
Several of the articles include maps or plans, and the rear cover has an annotated map showing Watford as it was in 1849. (see detail).