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Search the recent past

If you love your locality you probably have an interest in local history. The Fourth Statistical Account of East Lothian online provides an invaluable window into the period 1945-2000. Use our custom search tools to drill into thousands of pages of text and images...
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Welcome

This edition of the Fourth Statistical Account of East Lothian is published today, 16th August 2018, almost 10 years after the last volume appeared in print. To mark the 50th anniversary of East Lothian’s Third Statistical Account, the 200th anniversary of the first...
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The digital version

The project has generated far more material than can be included in the published volumes. This digital version contains unedited versions of the county essays and parish contributions, together with some of the source material such as interviews and oral recordings...
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Growing up

An additional volume Growing up in East Lothian 1945-2000 records the childhood memories of local inhabitants from all walks of life. The section relates the experiences of 32 very different individuals who spent their childhood and youth in various parts of East...