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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Coastguards during the Crimean War

    There were approximately 2600 Coast Guards who entered the Royal Navy to help fill a manning shortage during the Crimean War (1854-56). For the majority of these men there is no official record of this service. In an effort to redress this I have just completed a three-year project (I work...

    Started by crimea1854‎, 07-09-2010 1:24 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Useful Coastguard/Preventive Men Links

    Here are some links that mostly relate to specific places or areas that can assist in finding those elusive families. www. genuki.org.uk/big/Coastguards/index.html Here you will find records of some Coastguards and family records, which has a searchable index. www....

    Started by busyglen‎, 03-09-2007 10:07 AM
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  1. Wink Maps of Coastguard Stations

    I thought I would just let those know who may be interested, that quite a few Coastguard stations can be found on www.old-maps.co.uk/ I found a couple for Sandra recently in Kessingland and Herne Bay. If you type in the place you are interested in and hit search it will take you to the area. ...

    Started by busyglen‎, 31-12-2004 7:06 PM
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  2. Talking George Henry Barton, Herne Bay

    My GGrandfather is listed in the 1901 census as Chief Officer at Herne Bay Coast Guard. He was previously at Kessingland, where his children were born. I know he was awarded some sort of medal and it was inscribed George Henry Barton. I don't know what kind of medal and am trying to get a photo of...

    Started by Sandra Parker‎, 25-12-2004 11:08 PM
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  3. Thumbs up Great Idea!

    Welcome to all Coastguard researchers. I think this is a great idea and look forward to sharing information with others. Much better than emails that go astray. Look forward to `meeting' you. busyglen

    Started by busyglen‎, 08-10-2004 10:51 AM
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  4. Smile Coastguards in Kent

    If anyone is searching for ancestors that were Coastguards or Excise men, and who possibly served in Kent, please take a look at my website. I have collected Census details for the Isle of Sheppey from 1841 to 1901 as well as some Baptisms, Marriages and Burials. This project is still ongoing so...

    Started by busyglen‎, 13-10-2004 8:49 AM
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