Tag Archives: history

How We Got Here – Tracing the Family Tree

I’m currently digging into family history, building the tree with all the information I have, research other family members have done and lots of questions. A few things I know already: I come from a long line of farmers, on … Continue reading

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New Mudlarking Treasures

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  Identifications ongoing :)… Good haul, and a bit of a blue pottery theme…

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New Foreshore Finds

Found on the Thames foreshore, North side. Investigations ongoing 🙂 …

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This Week’s Mudlark Findings…

I’m beginning to identify all of these, with the help of the www and people who know what they’re talking about :)… I’m very curious!!!  An 1861 half-penny – my first coin find! 1st row – 2nd: I think this … Continue reading

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Beachcombing Treasure Haul

I recently took an opportunity to wander the Thames beach at low tide and found quite a wonderful collection of objects, most of which I can share with you. The one item I will not photograph and post online is…a valid bank card. … Continue reading

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Looking for the Way Out

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Sins of Omission

Today is Holocaust Memorial Day. While it is important to have such a reminder every year, I personally feel that a one-day reminder makes no difference for me. The memory of the Holocaust is integral part of what shapes my identity as a … Continue reading

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