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scorpioleah
20-08-09, 11:44
I'm trying to read someone's occupation on the 1871 census but cannot see what it says

its the last person on the list, william hughes
- Ancestry.co.uk (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/Browse/View.aspx?dbid=7619&path=Lancashire.Toxteth+Park.ALL.55a.27&cr=1&sid=&gskw=Margaret+Story)

Elaine ..Spain
20-08-09, 11:48
Blacksmith at (something) Works

scorpioleah
20-08-09, 11:51
thank you elaine

Elaine ..Spain
20-08-09, 11:52
Not sure what the other word is .. hopefully someone else will come up with a suggestion!

Little Nell
20-08-09, 11:59
It looks like ropeworks but who knows!

margaretmarch
20-08-09, 13:54
It looks like ropeworks but who knows!

Rope works looks right to me.
Margaret