Tag Archives: Food

Ration book

At the beginning of the war, Britain imported over half of its food and depended on a supply of fuel and raw materials from the USA and Commonwealth countries around … Continue reading

Agreement concerning the office of thresher, 1347

This is a contract between the Abbot and brothers of Lilleshall Abbey and a man called John of Garmston. He is being offered the position of thresher at the Abbey’s … Continue reading