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What at first was plunder: tracing records of excisemen

May 31st, 2007

Episode 17 of 495 episodes

James Cronan examines sources for tracing excisemen, including staff lists and joining papers, and will use case studies such as Thomas Paine. He will also consider the role of an excise officer and how the excise service developed.

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