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Raven
28-09-11, 10:49
Hi can someone have a look at this image on Ancestry and make out what the Industry or Service Robert Russell is connected with...

http://search.ancestry.co.uk/Browse/view.aspx?dbid=2352&path=Northumberland.Amble.ALL.08.862


many thanks.

Anne xxx

herky
28-09-11, 10:54
Conserty Bd could be Conservatory board - not sure Raven - off to look again but the first word is puzzling me!"

Raven
28-09-11, 10:57
thanks Herky its bamboozled me...

Katarzyna
28-09-11, 10:58
It is Coquet - a river in Northumberland -so probably Conservancy Board (BD)? If you Google Coquet and water Bailiff there is quite a lot about it.

Elaine ..Spain
28-09-11, 11:00
If you look at Amble on google maps there is a Coquet Enterprise Park nearby.
http://maps.google.co.uk/maps?q=amble+northumberland&hl=en&ll=55.331537,-1.587095&spn=0.031442,0.090895&sll=38.664321,-96.760981&sspn=43.7446,93.076172&vpsrc=0&t=h&z=14

Katarzyna
28-09-11, 11:09
here is a ref to the position in National Archives.

[no title or date] NRO 530/20/465

c.40


Contents: Coquet Conservancy Board: corres., applications for position as temporary water bailiff, 1921-9.

herky
28-09-11, 11:24
It is Coquet - a river in Northumberland -so probably Conservancy Board (BD)? If you Google Coquet and water Bailiff there is quite a lot about it.
Ah - that could be it?

Darksecretz
28-09-11, 11:59
looks like 'Coquet conserty bd' to me.