Seven books from our A4 County series of publications, available individually on page 11, presented here on a CD-ROM or as a single pdf file as a download. The books are:
50 Swindon Independent/Congregational Church; 1804-1866
51 Swindon Labour Certificates; 1888-1906 School leavers & their qualifications
52 Swindon Advertiser 1854-1899 Family Announcements
53 GWR Accident Hospital; Hospital Reports 1883-1916
54 Highworth & Swindon Union Out-relief; from 1842-1879. Covers 26 parishes in NE Wiltshire
55 Highworth Congregational Church; from 1821. Baptisms, marriages, burials & members
56 Wroughton Poor Law Records; Settlements Removals, Bastardy & Militia etc
The transcripts are presented in a public domain format (pdf) file which can be read by the program Adobe Acrobat Reader or any other program that will read pdf files.
Searching can be undertaken by using the built in Adobe Reader search facility. Windows users can use bookmarks to drill down to individual index entries or to the nearest year for events in the transcripts. For Apple Mac users the file should open in Preview. Click the View button and select Table of Contents.
The ability to print has been disabled but copying has not.
As with any transcript users are advised to consult the original material, which is at the Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre – www.wshc.eu.
Please inform Wiltshire FHS of any errors or omissions, either by writing to Wiltshire FHS Publications, Unit 3, Bath Road Business Centre, Devizes SN10 1XA or emailing [email protected]