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National ArchivesMerchant Seamen (1835-1844)
At this period, the foreign trade of ships plying to and from the British isles involved about 150,000 men on 15,000 ships; and the coasting trade about a quarter as many more. A large proportion of the seamen on these ships were British subjects, and so liable to be pressed for service in the Royal Navy; but there was no general register by which to identify them, so in 1835 parliament passed a Merchant Seamen's Registration Bill. Under this act a large register of British seamen was compiled, based on ships' crew lists gathered in British and Irish ports, and passed up to the registry in London. A parliamentary committee decided that the system devised did not answer the original problem, and the original register was abandoned after less than two years: the system was then restarted in this form, with a systematic attempt to attribute the seamen's (ticket) numbers, and to record successive voyages. The register records the number assigned to each man; his name; age; birthplace; quality (S = seaman, &c.); and the name and official number of his ship, with the date of the crew list (usually at the end of a voyage). Most of the men recorded were born in the British Isles, but not all. The system was still very cumbersome, because the names were amassed merely under the first two letters of surname; an attempt was made to separate out namesakes by giving the first instance of a name (a), the second (b), and so on. In this volume the register is restarted from 1840 onwards, with the mariner's previous number (if any) being entered in the column after his birthplace. In the event of it becoming known that a man had died during the course of a voyage, that information is written across the remaining empty columns. This volume (BT 112/10) covers mariners whose surnames start with Bu and By (and McBu and McBy).

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Merchant Seamen
 (1835-1844)
National ArchivesInhabitants of Southwark in Surrey (1851)
The 1851 census return for St George the Martyr, Southwark, registration district: London Road sub-district: enumeration district 4: described as: "London Road commencing No 91 to 73 inclusive - London Street - John's Court - Morton St & Court - York St (both sides) - York Yard & Court - No 74 London Road to King Alfred Place to Pryer's corner of Southwark Bridge Road, both inclusive." This area lay in the parish of St George the Martyr, Southwark. The addresses listed in the actual returns are 6 to 28 Alfred Place, 69 to 91 London Road, 1 to 27 London Street, 1 to 13 Johns Place, 1 to 17 Moreton (sic) Street, 1 to 3 Morton Court, 1 to 35 York Street, 9 John Place (sic) and 10 Johns Court.

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Inhabitants of Southwark in Surrey
 (1851)
National ArchivesResidents of Gardners Lane, Westminster (1851)
In the 1851 census, Westminster superintendent registrar's district, St Margaret's registrar's district, enumeration district 12 comprised part of St Margaret's parish and Christ Church ecclesiastical district in the city of Westminster. HO 107/1480.

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Residents of Gardners Lane, Westminster
 (1851)
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