A5: Exploring Old Adverts

Exploring Old Adverts


Kelly's Lincolnshire Directory 1885

Ice delivered to your door by train? All the way from Norway? Why? How did they stop it melting? And where would you keep a block of ice? An advert like this can prompt lots of questions, and a different vision of life in Victorian times -and perhaps a link back to that Tudor house you visited that had an ‘ice-house' in the garden or in the deepest cellar.

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