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Hearth Tax Instagram

12 December 2017

The Hearth Tax Centre now has an Instagram account. Follow us to see hearths and the historic buildings and landscapes they’re part of. We’ll also show you what we’re...

Updates from the Hearth Tax Centre

21 November 2017

As 2017 draws to a close, there have been a number of exciting changes here at the Hearth Tax Centre. New Research Officer We have welcomed Charlie Berry to the Centre as Research Officer,...

A fond farewell

10 April 2017

After more than 12 years as Project Manager and Research Officer for the Centre for Hearth Tax Research, it is with something of a heavy heart that I write my very last blog post for...

London Hearth Tax Mapping: A ‘Charles Booth’ for the Seventeenth Century?

28 November 2016

Soon after the Centre for Hearth Tax Research started working on the 1666 London hearth tax, I had an idea in the back of my mind to compare and contrast an analysis...