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Online

Here is a sampling of pre-1800 newspapers available online.

To learn how to access these newspapers, see: Richard Heaton's Index to Digitalised British and Irish Newspapers Online Beta (updated 12th September 2015).

  • 1749-1793 (gaps) - Bath Journal
  • 1760-1950 - Bath Chronicle and Weekly Gazette
  • 1793, 1797 - Bath Herald and Register[1]

Sources

A good referance guide to newspapers in the Somerset county area can be found in Wikipedia.

References

  1. 'Richard Heaton's Index to Digitalised British and Irish Newspapers Online Beta (updated 12th September 2015),' http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~dutillieul/BritishandIrishNews.html.