The Christchurch Fusee Chain Gang

Sue Newman | The Christchurch Fusee Chain Gang.  | Click to enlarge 256-page illustrated  book - Making fusee chains - and the other ways, legal and illegal, that the wolf was kept from the cottage doors of Christchurch, 1700-1900. A study of poverty and survival and bygone trades. With major new discoveries about the watch industry, and the characters who inhabited this small town.

Many occupations newly studied, such as silk-stocking manufacture, straw bonnet-making and brewing. Packed with detailed references to individuals living at the time in the town.

Published by Amberley Publishing plc, a well-respected national publisher of history books.

To order Contact Me