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Subject: Re: Road Surveyor
Author: Paul Miskin
Date: 08 November 2018
Classification: Query
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In early 1800s, responsibility for the roads was still a Parish responsibility and surveying responsibility was allocated annually. This would not have been a full time occupation. See http://www.johnhearfield.com/History/Roads.htm