Friday, 27 January 2017

TNA podcast: Prosthetics and the First World War

The National Archives in England ( has launched a new podcast series on its media player entitled Archive Notes, in which it talks to researchers about the records and stories they have uncovered at the institution. In the first edition, Prosthetics and the First World War, Louise Bell looks at the impact of the war on disability history through our records: from designs for lighter, more flexible prosthetics to new rehabilitation methods trialled by specialist hospitals.

To listen to the podcast or to download it, please visit


For details on my genealogy guide books, including A Beginner's Guide to British and Irish Genealogy, A Decade of Irish Centenaries: Researching Ireland 1912-1923Discover Scottish Church Records (2nd edition), Discover Irish Land Records and Down and Out in Scotland: Researching Ancestral Crisis, please visit

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