Saskia Polly Lowe

My PhD research will consider the eighteenth-century market through a socio-economic lens. I will apply interdisciplinary ideas about ‘contest commodities’ Read More …

Linda Henderson

My research will be investigating the notion of agricultural scientific improvement and progression, and how this is perceived and defined Read More …

Joanna Thomas

My research is focused on 19th-century British seafarers and maritime communities. Using quantitative and qualitative methods I am investigating the Read More …

Amy Ridgway

For my PhD, I am undertaking a comprehensive analysis of wage labour and poverty in Dorset from c.1680 to 1834. Read More …

John Clews

My research considers the practice of treating fee-paying patients in publicly funded and operated county and borough lunatic asylums in Read More …

Clare Maudling

I am researching the post-Second World War reconstruction of Bristol, Plymouth and Exeter and the challenges the cities faced in Read More …