Old Documents Relating to Long Preston
Thank you to everyone who have scanned the documents,
or who have loaned them to the Heritage Project,
and given us permission to use them on this site.
Articles from newspapers currently cover the period 1862 to 1888, also more recent ones
More documents are in the process of being scanned and prepared for publishing.
Documents added in the last 15 days ( or whose Caption has been changed )
are shown by the NEW icon on the image and folder.
Navigation through the galleries is very straightforward
When in the main viewing window there are several ways of moving through the images:
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This link to ‘Help’ also appears at the bottom of each gallery page.
For optimal viewing of the galleries your screen resolution should be set to at least 1024 x 768 pixels.
For many documents you will need to use the scroll bars to see the whole document.
The F11 key on your keyboard can be used to maximise the viewing area on your screen,
press it again to return to a normal sized window.
Document Image Quality
The quality of the images of the documents in these galleries are dependent on the quality of the original printed document; some are difficult to read so where possible transcriptions have been added.