Project ID675
DescriptionWarington U3A family history group have transcribed a 90 page hand written diary of a working class man in 1886, chronicling his daily activities and giving monthly accounts of his personal income and expenditure and of his money lending activities.
TopicSocial history
TypeU3A-led research (not an SLP)
U3AWarrington U3A
Year started2016
Source of referenceSources 62, Sep 17, p.13
OutputTalk to Warrington Family History Group
Printed copy of diary
DocumentDiary of Working Man
NotesThe group also researched the family's background through census records, old maps and photographs.