Ryde Social Heritage Group research the social history of the citizens of Ryde, Isle of Wight. Documenting their lives, businesses and burial transcriptions.
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The end of the1820s and beginning of 1830s saw the development of a huge project to lay out a Ryde Esplanade and included the building of large residential properties where previously there had been sand dunes, the area known as 'The Duver.'

She laid down in the road, made use of disgusting language, and declared she would not leave the place without smashing the windows.

All you need is half a pint of water in a glass, drop in a leech and tie a piece of muslin over the top.